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An historical sketch of the city of Brooklyn, and the surrounding neighborhood including the village of Williamsburgh, and the towns of Bushwick, Flatbush, Flatlands, New Utrecht, and Gravesend : to which is added an interesting account of the battle of Long Island by J. T. Bailey

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Published by The Author in Brooklyn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • Kings County (N.Y.)

Subjects:

  • Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776,
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History,
  • Kings County (N.Y.) -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled from the best authorities by J.T. Bailey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF129.B7 B1
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6906515M
LC Control Number01014834
OCLC/WorldCa3325513

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