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The people"s martyr Thomas Wilson Dorr and his 1842 Rhode Island rebellion by Erik J. Chaput

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dorr Rebellion, 1842,
  • Politics and government,
  • Suffrage,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-313) and index.

StatementErik J. Chaput
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF83.4 .C47 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 322 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26921803M
ISBN 100700619240
ISBN 109780700619245
LC Control Number2013019419
OCLC/WorldCa840161048

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