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Arms and the imagination

Robert C. Gordon

Arms and the imagination

essays on war, politics, and Anglophone culture

by Robert C. Gordon

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Published by Hamilton Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRobert C. Gordon
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR431 .G66 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 366 p. :
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24378308M
ISBN 100761838376, 0761841946
ISBN 109780761838371, 9780761841944
LC Control Number2007934253
OCLC/WorldCa166368685

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