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Lessons in imperial rule

Andrew Skeen

Lessons in imperial rule

instructions for British infantrymen on the Indian frontier

by Andrew Skeen

  • 306 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Frontline Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Military art and science -- Officers" handbooks,
  • Infantry drill and tactics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Andrew Skeen ; foreword by Philip W. Chetwode ; introduction by Robert Johnson.
    GenreOfficers" handbooks, Handbooks, manuals, etc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU240 .S52 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24108449M
    ISBN 109781848325074
    LC Control Number2009517852
    OCLC/WorldCa229464463

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