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The romance of historic Alexandria

a thrilling narrative of events founded on facts and traditions; a complete guide to the old city with explanation and map of markers

by Eugene Beauharnais Jackson

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Published by H. W. Wade in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alexandria (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Alexandria (Va.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Rev. Eugene B. Jackson, D.D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.A3 J15 1923
      The Physical Object
      Pagination4 p. l., 73, [1] p.
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6655303M
      LC Control Number23010109
      OCLC/WorldCa5089558

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The romance of historic Alexandria: a guide to the old city Contributor Names Jackson, Eugene Beauharnais, Alexandria Chamber of Commerce (Alexandria, Va.). Civic improvement league. Created / Published Atlanta, Ga.

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