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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Africa, North.

Subjects:

  • Operation Torch.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Africa, North.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementS. W. C. Pack.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD766.82 .P22
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4744173M
ISBN 10068415921X
LC Control Number78058572
OCLC/WorldCa4512741

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