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Published by National Rifle Association of America in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Firearms -- History -- 20th century.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Firearms.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAmerican rifleman.
Statementedited by Joseph B. Roberts, Jr.
ContributionsRoberts, Joseph Boxley, 1918-
LC ClassificationsD769.1 .A66 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 204 p. :
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1743273M
ISBN 100935998632
LC Control Number92050453

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