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Crusade in Europe

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns

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Edition Notes

Statementby Dwight D. Eisenhower ; with a new introd. by Manfred Jonas.
SeriesThe Politics and strategy of World War II
LC ClassificationsD743 .E35 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 559 p., [18] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages559
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4892343M
ISBN 100306707683
LC Control Number76025037

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