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Arms and men ; a study in American military history

Walter Millis

Arms and men ; a study in American military history

by Walter Millis

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Published by Capricorn Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • États -- Unis -- Forces armées,
  • États -- Unis -- Histoire militaire

  • Edition Notes

    5

    SeriesA Capricorn Giant -- 285
    The Physical Object
    Pagination382 p.
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22215586M

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