2 edition of story of the gun found in the catalog.
story of the gun
A. W. Wilson
|Statement||by Lieut. A. W. Wilson, R. A., illustrated by the author.|
|Contributions||Woolwich, England. Royal Artillery Institution.|
|LC Classifications||UF800 .W56|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||4 p. leaves, 85 p., 1 leaf|
|Number of Pages||85|
|LC Control Number||46005920|
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