Gettysburg (Battles That Changed the World)

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For example, he took over Pomeroy's water law treatise after Pomeroy's death. In Alaska, 20,000 Aleutian natives existed before contact with Europeans in the 18th century and only 1,400 by 1848. He seems to have been unaware of the development of Sir Charles Wheatstone’s English system concertina only a few years earlier. 2 The first one-row single action instrument had a diatonic scale and ten buttons, and was soon improved to two rows with twenty buttons.

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Publisher: Chelsea House Publications (September 2002)

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