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Recent themes in military history

Recent themes in military history

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Donald A. Yerxa.
    SeriesHistorians in conversation
    ContributionsYerxa, Donald A., 1950-, Historical Society (Boston, Mass.).
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU27 .R3485 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 141 p. ;
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22539988M
    ISBN 101570037388, 1570037396
    ISBN 109781570037382, 9781570037399
    LC Control Number2007050822

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