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The forgotten battle

A. Korthals Altes

The forgotten battle

Overloon and the Maas salient, 1944-45

by A. Korthals Altes

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Published by Spellmount in Staplehurst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Netherlands.,
  • Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. Korthals Altes and N.K.C.A. in"t Veld ; translated by G.G. van Dam.
    ContributionsVeld, N. K. C. A. in"t.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 226p., (32)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22830391M
    ISBN 10187337643X

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