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6 edition of From the Barrel of a Gun found in the catalog.

From the Barrel of a Gun

Armies and Revolutions

by Anthony James Joes

  • 148 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Elsevier Science Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Land forces & warfare,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • Military history, Modern,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • 20th century,
  • Revolutions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9266383M
    ISBN 10008034237X
    ISBN 109780080342375

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