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The Oxford companion to Canadian military history

J. L. Granatstein

The Oxford companion to Canadian military history

by J. L. Granatstein

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Published by Oxford University Press in Don Mills, Ont, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military History,
  • Histoire militaire

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCompanion to Canadian military history
    StatementJ.L. Granatstein and Dean F. Oliver
    ContributionsOliver, Dean F. (Dean Frederick), 1965-, Canadian War Museum
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1028 .G729 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 514 p. :
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24864578M
    ISBN 100195430883
    ISBN 109780195430882
    LC Control Number2011380803
    OCLC/WorldCa606119579

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