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War studies reader

G. D. Sheffield

War studies reader

from the seventeenth century to the present day and beyond

by G. D. Sheffield

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Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science,
  • War

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Gary Sheffield
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU27 .W37 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 260 p. ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25550956M
    ISBN 100826421865, 0826420702
    ISBN 109780826421869, 9780826420701
    OCLC/WorldCa317749413

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