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The sepoy and the cossack

by Pierce G. Fredericks

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Published by W. H. Allen in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afghan Wars

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Pierce G. Frederiks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS361 .F74 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3], 279, [16] p.
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5471602M
    ISBN 100491005938
    LC Control Number73174735

    The Cossacks is a novel by Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy, who later earned fame for such novels as War and Peace () and Anna Karenina (). Published in . Find great deals on eBay for sepoy. Shop with confidence.

    Sonny: A Novel by Jewel Pierce and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The peasants looked at one another, and said they had not seen the Cossack. "The returning postman drove by, it's true, but as for a Cossack or anyone else, there has been no such." Maxim got home at dinner time. "I can't get that Cossack out of my head, do what you will!" he said to his wife. "He gives me no peace/

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries Internet Archive Language English. The conquest of India: -- No retreat: grand strategy and small wars, -- The Cossack and the Sepoy: misadventures of an Asian power, -- The cast of a Die: the Sind and the Sikhs, -- Robust bodies and Pages: FROM MY OWN LIBRARY. This is a table of books on Russian military subjects that I have copies of. I don't have any of the old ones in the original, but .


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