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When men & mountains meet

H. W. Tilman

When men & mountains meet

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Published by The University Press in Cambridge [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Albania,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Italy,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby H. W. Tilman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD811 T47, D811 T547 1946
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 232 p., [32] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21692724M


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