Journal of the campaign on the coast of France, 1758.
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Published by Printed and sold by J. Townsend in London .
Written in English


  • Seven Years" War, 1756-1763.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsPre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress), Miscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsDD412 .J8
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p.
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6970706M
LC Control Number06020540

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