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The Black Watch

Eric Linklater

The Black Watch

the history of the Royal Highland Regiment

by Eric Linklater

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Published by Barrie & Jenkins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Army. Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric and Andro Linklater.
    ContributionsLinklater, Andro, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA652.B6 L56 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4599860M
    ISBN 100214200833
    LC Control Number77362732

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