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The business of war

by Marcosson, Isaac Frederick

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Published by John Lane company, John Lane in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army -- Supplies and stores,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Transportation,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Isaac F. Marcosson, with sixteen illustrations from photographs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD517 .M35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination319 p.
      Number of Pages319
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6607198M
      LC Control Number18008095
      OCLC/WorldCa3704455

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