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His Excellency

Joseph J. Ellis

His Excellency

George Washington

by Joseph J. Ellis

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Published by Random House Large Print in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • Generals -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph J. Ellis.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE312 .E245 2004b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 571 p. (large print), [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages571
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23055781M
    ISBN 10037543190X
    OCLC/WorldCa56493431

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