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Each copy includes upcoming speaker’s events including additional information about the presenter and topic, Out & About-information on other events in the area, Society business such as elections and board announcements, and articles submitted by members and guest authors. Having successfully gained a foothold in Asia, Alexander then proceeded to capture Sardis, which was the chief city of the region of Lydia. Described as aggressive, gallant, reckless, and foolhardy, Custer has become one of the most celebrated and controversial figures of the Civil War.

Pages: 186

Publisher: Mott Media (August 1, 1989)

ISBN: 0880621559

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