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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pictorial works.

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Other titlesDiary of World War II.
GenrePictorial works.
LC ClassificationsD769.15 .T54
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 308 (i.e. 320), [2] p. incl. 2 front., illus. (incl. ports., facsims.)
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6510651M
LC Control Number47001474

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