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The Russian Army Its Men, Its Leaders and Its Battles by Walter Kerr

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Russia (pre- & post-Soviet Union),
  • History : Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9474900M
ISBN 100548071241
ISBN 109780548071243

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