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Fighting Generals

Illustrated Biographical Sketches Of Seven Major Generals In World War I

by Robert Lee Bullard

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11934828M
    ISBN 101432562703
    ISBN 109781432562700

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