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The Renaissance at war

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Published by Smithsonian books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Military art and science -- History -- 16th century,
    • Firearms -- History -- 16th century,
    • Europe -- History, Military -- 1492-1648

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas F. Arnold ; general editor, John Keegan.
      SeriesSmithsonian history of warfare
      ContributionsKeegan, John, 1934-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD214 .A76 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3431986M
      ISBN 100060891955
      LC Control Number2005057973

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