Military Power

Land Warfare in Theory and Practice by Brian Reid

Publisher: Routledge

Written in English
Cover of: Military Power | Brian Reid
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Subjects:

  • History,
  • Land forces & warfare,
  • Military history, Modern,
  • Military History (General),
  • Military Land Forces,
  • Technology,
  • History - Military / War,
  • War,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Political Freedom & Security - International Secur,
  • Military - General,
  • Military Science,
  • Political Science / International Security,
  • 20th century
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7800099M
ISBN 100714647683
ISBN 109780714647685

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