|Other titles||Spanish American War|
|Statement||by Thomas Slattery ; foreword and epilogue by Scott Cross|
|Contributions||Rock Island Arsenal Museum|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||24 p. :|
|Number of Pages||24|
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