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fall of Japan.

William Craig

fall of Japan.

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Published by Dial Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 351-357.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD767.2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 368 p. :
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19205191M


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