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Hardscrabble, or, The fall of Chicago

Hardscrabble, or, The fall of Chicago

a tale of Indian warfare

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Published by Pollard & Moss in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Fiction.,
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Harold Campbell Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1982.

    Other titlesThe fall of Chicago.
    Statementby Major Richardson.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 13216
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (67 fr.).
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19139636M
    ISBN 100665132166

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