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Published by Anvil Books in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Connaught Rangers

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Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1969 ed.

StatementT. P. Kilfeather.
The Physical Object
Pagination211, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16514161M

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