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7 edition of Tommy: The Collector"s Historical Perspective to the British Soldier of the Second World War found in the catalog.

Tommy: The Collector"s Historical Perspective to the British Soldier of the Second World War

Uniforms, Weapons and Equipment of the Airborne Forces

by David B.. Gordon

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Published by Pictorial Histories Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Militaria, arms & armour,
  • 20th century,
  • Armed Forces,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Uniforms,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12233638M
    ISBN 101575100428
    ISBN 109781575100425
    OCLC/WorldCa41017088

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