1 edition of AMERICA"S FIRST MARINES found in the catalog.
AMERICA"S FIRST MARINES
Lee G. Offen
Includes bibliographical references (pages 65-68).
|Statement||LEE G. OFFEN|
|LC Classifications||F2272.5 .O35 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 69 pages :|
|Number of Pages||69|
|LC Control Number||2011908824|
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