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War wives

a Second World War anthology


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Published by Grafton Books in London .
Written in English

  • Great Britain.,
  • Germany.,
  • Great Britain,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Great Britain.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Germany.,
    • Wives -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Wives -- Germany -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, German.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Colin and Eileen Townsend.
      ContributionsTownsend, Colin., Townsend, Eileen, 1945-
      LC ClassificationsD811.5 .W319 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 297 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1906420M
      ISBN 100246133880
      LC Control Number90110282

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