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Great battles of World War I : on the land

Platt, Frank C.

Great battles of World War I : on the land

compiled by Frank C. Platt

by Platt, Frank C.

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • Edition Notes

    Statement:
    SeriesSignet T2881
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 p. ;
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24965791M
    OCLC/WorldCa2215896

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