The Imperial War Museum book of the First World War a great conflict recalled in previously unpublished letters, diaries, documents, and memoirs by Brown, Malcolm

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman, Okla .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, British.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- George V, 1910-1936.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesFirst World War.
Statement[written and compiled by] Malcolm Brown.
ContributionsImperial War Museum (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD542.I47 I45 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1743499M
ISBN 10080612525X
LC Control Number92050723
OCLC/WorldCa26974105

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