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The Western Front, 1917-1918

Andrew A. Wiest

The Western Front, 1917-1918

from Vimy ridge to Amiens and the armistice

by Andrew A. Wiest

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Published by Amber Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 220) and index.

    StatementAndrew Wiest ; foreword by Gary Sheffield.
    SeriesWorld War I, History of World War I
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD530 .W54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23199232M
    ISBN 101906626022
    ISBN 109781906626020
    LC Control Number2009358830

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