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Contemporary wars (1853-1866)

Paul Leroy-Beaulieu

Contemporary wars (1853-1866)

statistical researches respecting the loss of men and money involved in them

by Paul Leroy-Beaulieu

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Published by translated and republished by the London Peace Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War -- Economic aspects.,
  • War finance.,
  • War casualties -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul Leroy Beaulieu....
    ContributionsInternational League of Peace.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53p. ;
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18454135M


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