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Among the great masters of warfare

scenes in the lives of famous warriors

by Walter Rowlands

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Published by D. Estes & company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Battles,
  • Generals

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthirty-two reproductions of famous paintings, with text by Walter Rowlands.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD25 .R87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6921296M
    LC Control Number02025608
    OCLC/WorldCa4530424

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