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The Greenhill dictionary of military quotations

Author: Peter Tsouras
Publisher: London : Greenhill Books ; Mechanicsburg, Pa. : Stackpole Books, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations brings 4000 years of military history to life through the words of more than 800 soldiers, commanders, military theorists and commentators on war. Great figures from history - Napoleon, Ataturk, 'Che' Guevara, Rommel, Julius Caesar, Wellington, Xenophon, Crazy Horse, Wallenstein, T.E. Lawrence, Saladin, Zhukov, Eisenhower and many, many more - sit side by side as a
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Zitatensammlung
Quotations, maxims, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Greenhill dictionary of military quotations.
London : Greenhill Books ; Mechanicsburg, Pa. : Stackpole Books, 2000
(OCoLC)655101240
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Tsouras
ISBN: 1853673900 9781853673900
OCLC Number: 43719490
Description: 574 pages ; 26 cm
Responsibility: edited by Peter G. Tsouras.
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