Blitzrieg! Hitler"s Lightning War (Monumental Milestones: Great Events of Modern Times)
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Blitzrieg! Hitler"s Lightning War (Monumental Milestones: Great Events of Modern Times) by Earle Rice

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Published by Mitchell Lane Publishers .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Africa, North,
  • Campaigns,
  • Europe,
  • Germany,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8792666M
ISBN 101584155426
ISBN 109781584155423

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