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Published by E.P. Dutton & company in New York .
Written in English


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.

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Statementby Alexander Irvine ...
LC ClassificationsD570.9 .I6
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. l., 225 p.
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6655223M
LC Control Number23009950

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