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Soldiers against the state

John S. Ambler

Soldiers against the state

the French Army in politics.

by John S. Ambler

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N. Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France. -- Armée -- Political activity,
  • France -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe French Army in politics, 1945-1962.
    SeriesAnchor books, A625
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 464 p.
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23375305M

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