Armoured fighting vehicles of the world

by Christopher F. Foss

Publisher: Allan in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 192 Downloads: 78
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  • Armored vehicles, Military.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementChristopher F. Foss.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUG446.5 .F64 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5236825M
ISBN 100711005621
LC Control Number75307601

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