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Longbow

a social and military history

by Hardy, Robert

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Published by Bois d"Arc Press, Distributed by Lyons & Burford in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Longbows -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-238) and index.

    StatementRobert Hardy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU879 .H37 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1754377M
    ISBN 101852604123
    LC Control Number92085355

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