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campaigns of Wavell, 1939-1943.

Robert Woollcombe

campaigns of Wavell, 1939-1943.

by Robert Woollcombe

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wavell, Archibald Percival Wavell, 1st Earl of, 1883-1950,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a foreword by Field-Marshal Viscount Alanbrooke of Brookeborough.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA69.3.W37 W6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6267330M
    LC Control Number59003020
    OCLC/WorldCa3355299

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