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War is a private affair.

Edmund G. Love

War is a private affair.

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    GenreAnecdotes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743.9 .L65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6269755M
    LC Control Number59006428
    OCLC/WorldCa1376674

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The kleptomaniac whose idiosyncrasy saved lives and made him more than a hero; the tradition of an old regiment which almost branded an officer a coward; the far from prosaic events in a chemical depot. War is a private affair. New York, Harcourt, Brace [] (OCoLC) Online version: Love, Edmund G.

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