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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Armistices,
  • Germany -- History -- 1918-1933

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementby Harry R. Rudin.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 422 p. :
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23819306M

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