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The Great War, 1914-18

The Great War, 1914-18

essays on the military, political and social history of World War I

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Published by Macmillan in association with King"s College London in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statementedited by R. J. Q. Adams.
    SeriesStudies in military and strategic history
    ContributionsAdams, R. J. Q. 1943-, King"s College (University of London)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 195 p. :
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20383861M
    ISBN 10033352232X

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