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No mean soldier

Peter McAleese

No mean soldier

the autobiography of a professional fighting man

by Peter McAleese

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Published by BCA in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London: Orion Books Ltd., 1993.

StatementPeter McAleese with Mark Bles.
ContributionsBles, Mark.
The Physical Object
Pagination292p. :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17482991M


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