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A traveller"s war

Alaric Jacob

A traveller"s war

a journey to the wars in Africa, India and Russia

by Alaric Jacob

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Published by Dodd, Mead & company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alaric Jacob.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD811.5 .J28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination393 p.
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6477880M
    LC Control Number44047019
    OCLC/WorldCa347310

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