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The American War, 1812-1814 by Philip R. N. Katcher

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Published by Osprey Publishing in Reading .
Written in English



  • United States


  • United States. Army -- History.,
  • Great Britain. Army -- History.,
  • United States -- History -- War of 1812.

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Edition Notes

Statementtext by Philip R. N. Katcher ; colour plates by Michael Youens.
SeriesMen-at-arms series
LC ClassificationsUA25 .K3
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5241099M
ISBN 100850452295
LC Control Number75312460

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