November 1918 the last act of the Great War by Gordon Brook-Shepherd

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  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns.

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StatementGordon Brook-Shepherd.
LC ClassificationsD521
The Physical Object
Pagination461p.,(12)p. of plates :
Number of Pages461
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Open LibraryOL21988914M
ISBN 100002165589

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