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scene of war

V. C. Scott O"Connor

scene of war

by V. C. Scott O"Connor

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Published by W. Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby V.C. Scott O"Connor (Odysseus).
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD640 .O3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 424 p.
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6604220M
    LC Control Number17031755
    OCLC/WorldCa2572646

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