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The boy who went to war the story of a reluctant German soldier in W.W. II by Giles Milton

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Published by Thomas Dunne Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Campaigns,
  • Soldiers,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementGiles Milton
LC ClassificationsD757.3 .M55 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24918155M
ISBN 109780312590796
LC Control Number2011027113

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