Recollections of Mississippi and Mississippians by Davis, Reuben

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Published by University and College Press of Mississippi in [Hattiesburg] .

Written in English

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Statementby Reuben Davis.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF341 .D27 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 456 p.
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5296831M
ISBN 100878050116
LC Control Number72076853
OCLC/WorldCa647590

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