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Waterloo the hundred days by David Chandler

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Published by Philip in London .
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  • Waterloo (Belgium), Battle of, 1815.

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StatementDavid Chandler.
LC ClassificationsDC242
The Physical Object
Pagination224p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22402740M
ISBN 100540011703

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