Light but efficient; a study of the M1880 hunting and M1890 intrenching knives and scabbards

by Albert Nolan Hardin in [Pennsauken, N.J

Written in English
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  • United States. Army -- Equipment -- History.,
  • Knives -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 95-96.

Statementby Albert N. Hardin, Jr. and Robert W. Hedden.
ContributionsHedden, Robert W., 1930- joint author.
LC ClassificationsU856.U6 H37
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 104 p.
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5440804M
LC Control Number73090405

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