This war against Japan

thoughts on the present conflict in the Far East by Ian Morrison

Publisher: Faber & Faber in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 112 Downloads: 482
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  • East Asia.


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- East Asia.,
  • Eastern question (Far East)

Edition Notes

Statementby Ian Morrison.
LC ClassificationsDU29 .M6 1943a
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL185891M
LC Control Numbera 44000559

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