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British Enfield rifles

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Published by NRA Book Service in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Enfield rifle

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Edition Notes

Cover title.

Other titlesAmerican rifleman.
SeriesAn American Rifleman reprint
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24939185M

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