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Combat: World War I.

Don Congdon

Combat: World War I.

by Don Congdon

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Published by Delacorte Press; distributed by the Dial Press in [New York] .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    StatementForeword and afterword by William Manchester. Introd. by Herbert Mitgang.
    SeriesThe Combat series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521 .C584
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 426 p.
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5920811M
    LC Control Number64024929

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