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military forces of France

John C. Cornelius

military forces of France

by John C. Cornelius

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Published by U.S. Army Military History Institute, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Carlisle Barracks, Pa, Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- Armed Forces -- Bibliography.,
    • France -- History, Military -- Bibliography.,
    • France -- History, Naval -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby John C. Cornelius, with accompanying essays by Richard Sommers and Michael Winey.
      SeriesSpecial bibliography / U.S. Army Military History Institute ;, no. 15, Special bibliography (US Army Military History Institute) ;, 15.
      ContributionsSommers, Richard J., joint author., Winey, Michael, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6725.F8 C67, UA700 C67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 287 p. ;
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4691919M
      LC Control Number77603577

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