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Memoir on the national defence

J. F. Birch

Memoir on the national defence

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Published by Printed for J. Stockdale in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Military history.,
    • Great Britain -- Defenses.,
    • Great Britain -- Armed Forces.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J.F. Birch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA649 .B5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination140 p. ;
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6471633M
      LC Control Number44022038
      OCLC/WorldCa28481780


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