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British North Africa

Kenneth M. Jones

British North Africa

by Kenneth M. Jones

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Published by Almark, distributed by Squadron/Signal Publications in London, Warren, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, North.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army.,
    • Vehicles, Military -- Camouflage.,
    • Vehicles, Military -- Markings.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kenneth M. Jones.
      SeriesFocus on armour camouflage and markings ; no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG620.G7 J66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p. :
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4608692M
      ISBN 100855242792
      LC Control Number77372159

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