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Helmets of the First World War

Germany, Britain & their allies

by Michael J. Haselgrove

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Published by Schiffer in Atglen, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Helmets -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Equipment and supplies -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 290).

    StatementMichael J Haselgrove & Branislav Radovic.
    GenrePictorial works.
    SeriesSchiffer military history book
    ContributionsRadovic, Branislav.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUC500 .H37 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL55241M
    ISBN 100764310208
    LC Control Number99067579


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