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The British Commonwealth and Victory in the Second World War. Iain E. Johnston-White
The British Commonwealth and Victory in the Second World War

Author: Iain E. Johnston-White
Published Date: 12 Dec 2018
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Language: English
Format: Paperback| 319 pages
ISBN10: 134995859X
ISBN13: 9781349958597
Imprint: none
File size: 57 Mb
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Dimension: 148x 210x 18.29mm| 450g
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