4 edition of Little history of the great war found in the catalog.
Translation of Petite histoire de la grande guerre.
|Statement||by H. Vast. Translated by Raymond Weeks.|
|Contributions||Weeks, Raymond, 1863-1954.|
|LC Classifications||D521 .V33|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||262|
|LC Control Number||20020075|
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Little History Of The Great War () Paperback – Septem by Henri Vast (Author), Raymond Weeks (Translator) See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.
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Topics World War, Publisher H. Holt Collection statelibrarypennsylvania; americana Digitizing sponsor This project is made possible by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education through the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.
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that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning : Henri Vast. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Vast, Henri, Little history of the great war.
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