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The laws of land warfare

a guide to the U.S. Army manuals

by Donald A. Wells

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Military law -- United States.,
    • War (International law),
    • United States -- Armed Forces -- Regulations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-194) and index.

      StatementDonald A. Wells ; foreword by Eugene Carroll, Jr.
      SeriesContributions in military studies,, no. 132
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF7250 .W45 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 201 p. ;
      Number of Pages201
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1722184M
      ISBN 100313286396
      LC Control Number92025629


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