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Defenses of the Americas

Charles Edward Kirkpatrick

Defenses of the Americas

the U.S. Army campaigns of World War II

by Charles Edward Kirkpatrick

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Published by [U.S. Army Center of Military History], For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- United States,
  • United States -- Defenses

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesU.S. Army campaigns of World War II
    ContributionsCenter of Military History
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15421895M
    ISBN 10016035871X

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