5 edition of The Critique of war found in the catalog.
The Critique of war
|Statement||Edited by Robert Ginsberg.|
|Series||Gateway edition, 6135|
|Contributions||Ginsberg, Robert, ed.|
|LC Classifications||U21.2 .C7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 360 p.|
|Number of Pages||360|
|LC Control Number||77088846|
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