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Death"s men

Denis Winter

Death"s men

soldiers of the Great War

by Denis Winter

  • 15 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Allen Lane in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army -- History -- World War, 1914-1918,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Denis Winter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD546 .W53
      The Physical Object
      Pagination283 p., [24] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages283
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4297022M
      ISBN 100713910682
      LC Control Number78325272


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