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Published by Commercial Printing Co. .
Written in English


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  Written as a military history it focuses squarely on that, so it really gives you the ‘meat’ of the military aspects of the war in a highly readable form. The book benefits by the use of many first hand experiences producing a well-written narrative that never leaves the reader feeling like there is a .


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