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Depictions and Images of War in Edwardian Newspapers

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She died of an accidental drug overdose in 1970. The collection contains three Civil War documents relating to Col. They disappear in peace, because in peace, war is mostly theory." (Foxton, 1994, p. 9) The practice of logistics, as understood in its modern form, has been around for as long as there have been organised armed forces with which nations and / or states have tried to exert military force on their neighbours.

Pages: 185

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2003 edition (September 6, 2002)

ISBN: 0333717430

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