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From bullets to battlefields

Peter Doyle

From bullets to battlefields

an inaugural lecture delivered at the University of Greenwich, 14th March 2000.

by Peter Doyle

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Published by U. of Greenwich .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesInaugural lecture series
ContributionsUniversity of Greenwich.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18404170M
ISBN 101861661487

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