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Gentlemen in khaki

John Strawson

Gentlemen in khaki

the British Army 1890-1990

by John Strawson

  • 127 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- History,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 1789-1820,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Strawson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA649
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 292 p., [28] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21575003M
    ISBN 100436499940

      Open this book and he's the Swedish guy pulling his canoe up on a favorite ledge of rock, taking a carefully measured sip of some brandy, and cooking a few fish to have with some coffee, all the while describing the sky, the traces of various minerals on the rocks, and then turning in for the are many such gentlemen of the North /5(3).


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