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Those fatal generals

Edwin Victor Westrate

Those fatal generals

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 289-302.

    Statementby E. V. Westrate.
    SeriesEssay and general literature index reprint series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23746156M

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