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The Blue and the Gray on the Nile by  William B. & Hazel C. Wolf Hesseltine - 1961 1st ed - from Auldfarran Books, IOBA (SKU: 16637)

The Blue and the Gray on the Nile

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The Blue and the Gray on the Nile

by Hesseltine, William B. & Hazel C. Wolf

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University of Chicago Press. 1961 1st ed. 290pp. illus. russet cloth 8vo: Very Good+ in a Very Good dj in Brodart poly cover [slight age foxing of edges; some age browning of endpp; owner’s signature ffep; else a very nice clean and crisp copy] The fascinating story of some 50 Union and Confederate officers who found themselves in the Sudan after the Civil War in the mercenary employ of the khedive of Egypt. Hesseltine (1902-63) was an influential American historian and public intellectual.

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Auldfarran Books, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
16637
Title
The Blue and the Gray on the Nile
Author
Hesseltine, William B. & Hazel C. Wolf
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
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1
Edition
1961 1st ed
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
University of Chicago Press
Keywords
AFRICA EGYPT SUDAN KHEDIVE ISMAIL MILITARY HISTORY AFRICAN MERCENARIES
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Africa;

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