The great book of World War II

the complete story of the weapons, the battles, and the fighting men

Publisher: Thunder Bay Press in San Diego, Calif

Written in English
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  • World War, 1939-1945.

Edition Notes

Other titlesWorld War II
Statementedited by David Miller.
ContributionsMiller, David
LC ClassificationsD743 .G655 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p. :
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3685216M
ISBN 101592230628
LC Control Number2003047247

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