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Fortnightly history of the war

A. M. Murray

Fortnightly history of the war

by A. M. Murray

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Colonel A.M. Murray ; with a foreword by Field-Marshal Sir Evelyn Wood.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521 M9, D521 M9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21830285M

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Get this from a library. The. OCLC Number: Notes: "The following pages are an amplification of a series of articles which have appeared in the Fortnightly review, month by month, since the beginning of the war."--Preface.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murray, A. (Arthur Mordaunt), Fortnightly" history of the war.

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