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Pacific war atlas

1941 - 1945

by David Smurthwaite

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Published by H.M.S.O. in association with the National Army Museum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p142. - Includes index.

    StatementDavid Smurthwaite.
    ContributionsNational Army Museum.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14924996M
    ISBN 100112905498, 011290548X


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