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9 edition of The Story of World War II found in the catalog.

The Story of World War II

by Miller, Donald L.

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStory of World War Two., Story of World War 2., Story of the Second World War.
    StatementDonald L. Miller ; revised, expanded and updated from the original text by Henry Steele Commager.
    ContributionsCommager, Henry Steele, 1902-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743 .M546 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination704 p. :
    Number of Pages704
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21462442M
    ISBN 100743211987
    LC Control Number2001049638
    OCLC/WorldCa47971663

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