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In search of the battlefields of Britain

Marc Alexander

In search of the battlefields of Britain

by Marc Alexander

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Published by History Press in Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battlefields -- Great Britain,
  • Battles -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBattlefields of Britain
    StatementMarc Alexander and Paul Abrahams.
    ContributionsAbrahams, Paul.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA50 .A44 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24064405M
    ISBN 109780752451916
    LC Control Number2009366372
    OCLC/WorldCa521647961

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