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What makes a war end?

H. A. Calahan

What makes a war end?

by H. A. Calahan

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Published by The Vanguard press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 257-260.

    StatementBy Lt. Commander H. A. Calahan, U.S.N.R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21 .C24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 15-260 p.
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6468061M
    LC Control Number44008434
    OCLC/WorldCa1297528

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