Great War

by William R. Griffiths

Publisher: Avery Pub. Group in Wayne, N.J

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementWilliam R. Griffiths.
SeriesThe West Point military history series
LC ClassificationsD521 .G76 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2708567M
ISBN 100895293129, 0895292734
LC Control Number86001139

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