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General Washington"s dilemma.

Katherine Mayo

General Washington"s dilemma.

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799.,
  • Asgill, Charles, -- Sir, -- 1762-1823.,
  • Huddy, Joshua, -- d. 1782.,
  • American loyalists.

  • About the Edition

    On the threatened execution of Charles Asgill, son of Sir Charles Asgill, Lord mayor of London 1757, during the American war of independence.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 273-277.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20712456M


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