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England at war

W. H. Davenport Adams

England at war

the story of the great campaigns of the British Army : including a historical sketch of the rise and growth of a military establishment in England

by W. H. Davenport Adams

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Published by Remington in London .
Written in English


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StatementW.H. Davenport Adams.
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