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The Story of the British Army

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The Story of the British Army
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Publisher: Methuen & Co.
Number of pages: 433

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I have endeavoured in the space at my disposal to show how the British Army has grown up. I have tried merely to tell a 'story', and therefore omitted much that might have been said regarding the noble work the Queen's Army has done.

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