SO FEW GOT THROUGH Gordon Highlanders with the 51st Division From Normandy to the Baltic by Martin Lindsay

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  • Biography: historical,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Regiments,
  • True stories: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Lindsay, Martin,,
  • Great Britain,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Personal narratives, British,
  • Europe,
  • Military,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • Lindsay, Martin,
  • Western Front,
  • Military - General,
  • 1905-,
  • Campaigns,
  • Regimental histories

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8265274M
ISBN 100850527546
ISBN 109780850527544


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