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young officer in the old army

Edward M. Coffman

young officer in the old army

by Edward M. Coffman

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Published by U.S. Air Force Academy in [Colorado Springs], Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army -- Military life -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • United States. Army -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementEdward M. Coffman.
    SeriesThe Harmon memorial lectures in military history ;, no. 18
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU766 .C55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination17 p. :
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5015067M
    LC Control Number76602713

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