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They fought alone

by Keats, John

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Published by Time-Life in [Alexandria, Va.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mindanao Island (Philippines),
  • Philippines,
  • Mindanao Island.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Fertig, Wendell W,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Philippines -- Mindanao Island,
    • Guerrillas -- Philippines -- Biography,
    • Guerrillas -- United States -- Biography,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography,
    • Guerrilla warfare,
    • Mindanao Island (Philippines) -- History, Military

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Philadelphia : Lippincott, 1963.

      StatementJohn Keats.
      SeriesClassics of World War II. The secret war, Classics of World War II.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD802.P5 K4 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination425 p. :
      Number of Pages425
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1858227M
      ISBN 100809485583
      LC Control Number90010737

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