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A brief history of camouflage

by Thaisa Frank

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Published by Black Sparrow Press in Santa Rosa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Stories.

StatementThaisa Frank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3556.R3345 B75 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination244 p. :
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1558954M
ISBN 100876858574, 0876858566, 0876858582
LC Control Number91039923

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