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American wars and heroes

American wars and heroes

Revolutionary War through Vietnam : adapted from American military history

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Published by Arco Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History, Military

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmerican military history.
      Statementgeneral editor, Maurice Matloff ; editor, Stanley M. Ulanoff.
      ContributionsMatloff, Maurice, 1915-, Ulanoff, Stanley M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE181 .A45 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination378 p. :
      Number of Pages378
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2852221M
      ISBN 100668063157
      LC Control Number84014592

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