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Pistols at dawn a history of duelling by Norris, John

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Published by History in Stroud .
Written in English


  • Dueling -- History

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-186) and index.

StatementJohn Norris.
LC ClassificationsCR4575 .N67 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24034076M
ISBN 100752447106
ISBN 109780752447100
LC Control Number2009294724

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