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Little history of the great war

by Henri Vast

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Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Petite histoire de la grande guerre.

    Statementby H. Vast. Translated by Raymond Weeks.
    ContributionsWeeks, Raymond, 1863-1954.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521 .V33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262 p.
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6629263M
    LC Control Number20020075
    OCLC/WorldCa1180109

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