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Thompson, Henry Texas. Sketches of Character, Moral and Political...by Milan

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC07388 Author/Creator: Thompson, Henry Place Written: Philadelphia Type: Book Date: 1839 Pagination: 95 p. 14.9 x 9.2 cm

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Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: American WestTexasLatin and South AmericaRebellion

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