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The American heritage history of World War I

S. L. A. Marshall

The American heritage history of World War I

by S. L. A. Marshall

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Published by American Heritage Pub. Co., Bonanza Books, Distributed by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmerican heritage., History of World War I.
    Statementby the editors of American heritage ; narrative by S.L.A. Marshall ; with a prologue by Edmund Stillman ; editor in charge, Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. ; managing editor, Joseph L. Gardner.
    ContributionsJosephy, Alvin M., 1915-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521 .M412 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination384 p. :
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3489890M
    ISBN 100517385554
    LC Control Number82009617
    OCLC/WorldCa8532763

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