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man who is France

Stanley Frederick Clark

man who is France

the story of Charles de Gaulle.

by Stanley Frederick Clark

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Published by Clarke, Irwin in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gaulle, Charles de, -- 1890-1970

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC373 G3 C55 1960A
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202p.
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14970660M

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