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problems and lessons of the war ...

by George Hubbard Blakeslee

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, and London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918,
    • United States -- Defenses

    • Edition Notes

      Statemented. by George H. Blakeslee ... with a foreword by G. Stanley Hall.
      SeriesClark university addresses. December 16, 17 and 18, 1915
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD509 .B5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlvi, 381 p.
      Number of Pages381
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6587830M
      LC Control Number16013196
      OCLC/WorldCa392757

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