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Decisive weapons

the technology that transformed warfare

by Martin P. Davidson

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Published by BBC Books in Parkwest, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weapons -- History.,
  • Military history.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMartin Davidson and Adam Levy.
    ContributionsLevy, Adam.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU800 .D36 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL710290M
    ISBN 100563387688
    LC Control Number97074401
    OCLC/WorldCa36686652

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