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Small wars.

Charles Edward Callwell

Small wars.

Their principles and practice

by Charles Edward Callwell

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Published by Printed for H. M. Stationery Office, by Harrison and Sons in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science,
  • Tactics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Colonel C. E. Callwell.
    ContributionsGreat Britain. War Office.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU240 .C32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination559 p.
    Number of Pages559
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6985723M
    LC Control Number07021243
    OCLC/WorldCa678865

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