7 edition of U.S. defense and military fact book found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (P. 205-223) and index.
|Other titles||US defense and military fact book.|
|LC Classifications||UA23.6 .B67 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 293 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||293|
|LC Control Number||90023756|
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