Looting in wartime Britain
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Published by Mint Press in Exeter, Devon, England .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-220).

StatementTodd Gray
SeriesHistory that hurts
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.D6 G72 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24570688M
ISBN 109781903356586
LC Control Number2010399544

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