Forging a new identity

the costs and benefits of diversity in Civil War combat units for black slaves and freemen by Dora L. Costa

Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA

Written in English
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  • United States

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  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans.

Edition Notes

StatementDora L. Costa, Matthew E. Kahn.
SeriesNBER working paper series ;, working paper 11013, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) ;, working paper no. 11013.
ContributionsKahn, Matthew E., 1966-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
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LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3475631M
LC Control Number2005615024

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