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At home and under fire the air raid in Britain from the Great War to the Blitz by Susan R. Grayzel

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • German Aerial operations,
  • Civilians in war,
  • Military History,
  • HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain,
  • Civil defense,
  • Aerial Bombing,
  • Civilian war casualties,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSusan R. Grayzel
SeriesLiterature in context
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.C69 G68 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25109047M
ISBN 109780521874946
LC Control Number2011012050

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