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Brassey"s artillery of the world

guns, howitzers, mortars, guided weapons, rockets, and ancillary equipment in service with the regular and reserve forces of all nations

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Published by Bonanza Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artillery.,
  • Ordnance.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesArtillery of the world.
    Statementeditor, Shelford Bidwell ; co-authors, compilers, and consultants, Brian Blunt, Tolley Taylor.
    ContributionsBidwell, Shelford., Blunt, Brian., Taylor, Tolley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF560 .B68 1977c
    The Physical Object
    Pagination274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4403783M
    ISBN 100517277182
    LC Control Number79005363

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