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Australia"s armed forces

Ross Gillett

Australia"s armed forces

by Ross Gillett

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Published by Nautical Press and Publications in Sydney, Australia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- Armed Forces.,
    • Australia -- Armed Forces -- Weapons systems.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Ross Gillett ; contributors Brian Alsop, Ross Gillett, Michael Melliar-Phelps.
      ContributionsAlsop, Brian, 1955-, Melliar-Phelps, Michael, 1941-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUA870 .G54 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 332 p. :
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3131942M
      ISBN 100949756016
      LC Control Number82245601
      OCLC/WorldCa9945943

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