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War and the world"s life by Frederic Natusch Maude

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Published by Smith, Elder & Co in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Military art and science.

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Statementby Colonel F. N. Maude.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU"102"M38
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 424 p. :
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20442028M

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