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leathernecks

leathernecks

an informal history of the U.S. Marine Corps

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Marine Corps.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLeatherneck.
    Statementselected by Karl Schuon.
    ContributionsSchuon, Karl.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20352499M

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