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Mechanisation of the British Army 1919-39.

Imperial War Museum. Department of Sound Records.

Mechanisation of the British Army 1919-39.

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Published by Imperial War Museum, Dept. of Sound Records in (London) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Armored troops -- History -- Phonotape catalogs.,
  • Armored vehicles, Military -- Great Britain -- History -- Phonotape catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOral history recordings
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(34)p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19621305M


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