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Military law its procedure and practice by Sisson Cooper Pratt

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trübner in London .
Written in English


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Statementby Lieut.-Col. Sisson C. Pratt ...
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 292 p.
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14022790M

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