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5 edition of British & continental arms and armour. found in the catalog.

British & continental arms and armour.

by Charles Henry Ashdown

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Weapons -- Europe.,
    • Armor -- Europe.,
    • Weapons -- England.,
    • Armor -- England.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1909 ed. published under title: British and foreign arms & armour.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU800 .A8 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 384 p.
      Number of Pages384
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5076478M
      ISBN 100486224902
      LC Control Number74113862

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