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Monte Cassino the story of the most controversial battle of World War II by David Hapgood

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Published by Da Capo in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Montecassino (Monastery) -- Siege, 1944,
  • Cassino, Battle of, Cassino, Italy, 1944

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid Hapgood and David Richardson.
ContributionsRichardson, David, 1935-
The Physical Object
Pagination275 p., [28] p. of plates :
Number of Pages275
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22019619M
ISBN 100306811219
OCLC/WorldCa49832959

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