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Private battles

Simon Garfield

Private battles

how the war almost defeated us

by Simon Garfield

  • 324 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Ebury in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British -- Diaries.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreDiaries.
    ContributionsGarfield, Simon., Mass-Observation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination554 p. :
    Number of Pages554
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22739008M
    ISBN 100091910765

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