By Levi Bird Duff,Jonathan E. Helmreich
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To Petersburg with the Army of the Potomac: The Civil War Letters of Levi Bird Duff, 105th Pennsylvania Volunteers by Levi Bird Duff,Jonathan E. Helmreich