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Saipan

Bruce M. Petty

Saipan

oral histories of the Pacific War

by Bruce M. Petty

  • 208 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Saipan, Battle of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Mariana Islands.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementBruce M. Petty.
    GenrePersonal narratives.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD767.99.S3 S243 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 204 p. :
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23029817M
    ISBN 100786409916
    LC Control Number2001044840

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