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Swords for Hire

Shelford Bidwell

Swords for Hire

European Mercenaries in Eighteenth-Century India.

by Shelford Bidwell

  • 180 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Transatlantic Arts .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History, Military,
  • India,
  • 18th century,
  • Soldiers of fortune

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7860284M
    ISBN 100719524326
    ISBN 109780719524325

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