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2 edition of story of the gun found in the catalog.

story of the gun

A. W. Wilson

story of the gun

by A. W. Wilson

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Published by Royal Artillery Institution in Woolwich [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gunnery.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lieut. A. W. Wilson, R. A., illustrated by the author.
    ContributionsWoolwich, England. Royal Artillery Institution.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF800 .W56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. leaves, 85 p., 1 leaf
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6498713M
    LC Control Number46005920
    OCLC/WorldCa3259485

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