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Special operations Europe scenes from the anti-Nazi war by Basil Davidson

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Published by Grafton in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Special Operations Executive.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementBasil Davidson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.S7
The Physical Object
Pagination384p. :
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15083143M
ISBN 100586069437

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