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Luger story the standard history of the world"s most famous handgun by Walter, John

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Published by Greenhill Books, Stackpole Books in London, Mechanicsburg, Penn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Luger pistol.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-253) and index.

StatementJohn Walter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTS537 .W353 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL783142M
ISBN 101853672092
LC Control Number95015136

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