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Hannibal"s war

by John Peddie

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Published by Sutton Publishing in Thrupp, Stroud, Gloucestershire [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hannibal, 247-182 B.C. -- Military leadership.,
  • Punic War, 2nd, 218-201 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-226) and index.

    StatementJohn Peddie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG249.3 .P4 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL409079M
    ISBN 100750913363
    LC Control Number98110379
    OCLC/WorldCa38041645

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