Battlefields in Britain
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Published by Hastings House in New York .
Written in English


  • Battles -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] C.V. Wedgwood; with 8 plates in colour and 21 illustrations in black & white
SeriesBritain in pictures, British people in pictures
The Physical Object
Pagination46, [2] p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15000812M

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