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The Oxford guide to American military history

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military History,
  • Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOxford guide American military history, American military history, Oxford companion to American military history.
    Statementeditor in chief, John Whiteclay Chambers II ; editors, Fred Anderson [and others] ; consulting editor, G. Kurt Piehler
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA23 .O94 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 916 pages :
    Number of Pages916
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26647750M
    ISBN 100195340922
    ISBN 109780195340921
    OCLC/WorldCa213465912

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