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War as a social institution

American Historical Association

War as a social institution

the historian"s perspective.

by American Historical Association

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Published by AMS Press, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War,
  • Military art and science,
  • Neutrality,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsClarkson, Jesse Dunsmore, 1897-, Cochran, Thomas Childs, 1902-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333 p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14082637M
    OCLC/WorldCa568065

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