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Some leaders of the world at war

Eleanor Smith Godfrey

Some leaders of the world at war

by Eleanor Smith Godfrey

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Published by The University of North Carolina press in Chapel Hill, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Eleanor Smith Godfrey and James Logan Godfrey.
    SeriesThe University of North Carolina. Library extension publication,, vol. IX, no. 1
    ContributionsGodfrey, James L. 1907- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743.5 .G6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28, [4] p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6444316M
    LC Control Number42037563
    OCLC/WorldCa3477846

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