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War report, D-Day to VE-Day

War report, D-Day to VE-Day

radio reports from the Western Front, 1944-45

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Published by British Broadcasting Corp. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Broadcasting Corporation.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Pres,1946.

    Statementcompiled and edited by Desmond Hawkins.
    ContributionsHawkins, Desmond, 1908-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD756 .W37 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination367 p. :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19966620M
    ISBN 100563370998

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