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Afghanistan War

Rodney P. Carlisle

Afghanistan War

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Published by Chelsea House in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghan War, 2001- -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRodney P. Carlisle, John S. Bowman, general editor.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    ContributionsBowman, John Stewart, 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS371.412 .C375 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23971792M
    ISBN 109780816081196
    LC Control Number2009048068
    OCLC/WorldCa460053582


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