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Imperial rearguard

wars of empire, 1919-1985

by Lawrence James

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Brassey"s Defence Publishers, Orders, Pergamon Press in London, Washington [D.C.], Elmsford, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 20th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Colonies -- Defenses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lawrence James.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA18 .J35 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 242 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2394581M
      ISBN 100080312152
      LC Control Number87024227

      Authors Synopsis: Three thousand years ago, Bai Qiuran, who was extremely talented, was accepted as a disciple by the founder of Qingming Sect, and the young Taoist began to cultivate the path of immortality. Three thousand years later, Bai Qiuran's master has ascended to the Immortal Realm, his senior brothers failed to pass the Heavenly.


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