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War Office past and present.

Owen Wheeler

War Office past and present.

by Owen Wheeler

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- War Office

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB57 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313p.
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17294551M

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    The War Office was a Department of the British Government responsible for the administration of the British Army between and , when its functions were transferred to the Ministry of was equivalent to the Admiralty, responsible for the Royal Navy, and the (much later) Air Ministry, which oversaw the Royal Air name "War Office" is also given to the former home of. Great Britain. War Office: A text-book of the construction and manufacture of the rifled ordnance in the British service / (London: Printed under the superintendence of Her Majesty's Stationery Office, []), also by Francis Sadleir Stoney and Charles Jones (page images at HathiTrust) Great Britain. War Office: Training manual--signalling,

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