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The ballad of Manila Bay and other verses by Fiske, Horace Spencer

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Poetry.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Horace Spencer Fiske.
LC ClassificationsPS3511.I77 B3
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p. incl. illus., 2 pl.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6774630M
LC Control Number00002816

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