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American military vehicles of World War I an illustrated history of armored cars, staff cars, motorcycles, ambulances, trucks, tractors and tanks by Albert Mroz

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vehicles, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States,
  • Armored vehicles, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Vehicles, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works,
  • Armored vehicles, Military -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Transportation -- History -- 20th century,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Transportation,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Transportation -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlbert Mroz.
GenrePictorial works
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUG618 .M76 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 316 p. :
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24043541M
ISBN 100786439602
ISBN 109780786439607
LC Control Number2009022079

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