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The theatre of the present war in the Netherlands and upon the Rhine

The theatre of the present war in the Netherlands and upon the Rhine

Containing a description of all the divisions and subdivisions, rivers, ... With a general map, sixty eight plans of fortified places, ... Also a short introduction to the art of fortification, ... also a military dictionary, ...

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Published by printed for J. Brindley in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6245, no. 22.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[12],256;,[114],2p.,plates
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16928379M

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Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Author: See Notes Multiple Contributors. The Theatre of the Present War in the Netherlands and upon the Rhine: Containing a Description of All the Divisions and Subdivisions, Rivers, Fortified and Other Considerable Towns, in the Ten Catholick Provinces.

ISSUED WITH: An Introduction to the Art of Fortification [and] A. The theatre of the present war The theatre of the present war in the Netherlands and upon the Rhine book the Netherlands and upon the Rhine: Containing a description of all the divisions and subdivisions, rivers, Fortified and other considerable Towns, in the Ten Catholick Provinces, the South-West Part of Germany, the Frontiers of France towards each, and all Lorrain ; including the whole Scene of Military Operations, that may be expected during the Hostilities.

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