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6 edition of Life in unoccupied France found in the catalog.

Life in unoccupied France

by Neville Lytton

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Published by Macmillan & co., ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- France.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, English.

  • Edition Notes

    This edition is dated 1943 - but in every respect appears to be a first edition.

    Statementby Neville Lytton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC397 .L95
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,94,[1]p.
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6450250M
    LC Control Number43004925
    OCLC/WorldCa1464208

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