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The eagle and the iron cross

Glendon Fred Swarthout

The eagle and the iron cross

by Glendon Fred Swarthout

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Published by Ulverscroft in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , NewAmerican Library, 1966 London , Heinemann, 1967.

StatementGlendon Swarthout.
SeriesUlverscroft large print
The Physical Object
Pagination412p. ;
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22401544M
ISBN 100708905706
OCLC/WorldCa7144255

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