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short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th Regiment, which with the 14th Regiment were then quartered there; with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe. by Boston (Mass.)

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Boston Massacre, 1770

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1849 ed.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE215.4 .B756
The Physical Object
Pagination122 p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5758989M
ISBN 100836956834
LC Control Number71150170

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