Warfare and armed conflicts

a statistical reference to casualty and other figures, 1500-2000 by Micheal Clodfelter

Publisher: McFarland in Jefferson, N.C

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  • Military history, Modern -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Military history, Modern -- Statistics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 793-800) and index.

StatementMicheal Clodfelter.
GenreEncyclopedias., Statistics.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD214 .C54 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 840 p. ;
Number of Pages840
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3951235M
ISBN 100786412046
LC Control Number2001044962

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