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2 edition of World War 1939-45 found in the catalog.

World War 1939-45

Young, Peter

World War 1939-45

a short history

by Young, Peter

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBrigadier Peter Young.
The Physical Object
Pagination447p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages447
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16669521M

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