Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
UNITED STATES. WAR DEPARTMENT. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE (Author)
UNITED STATES. WAR DEPARTMENT CAMPAIGN STUDY; NO. 3 (Author)
United States War Department, Military Intelligence Service (Publisher)
Production date
1942
Place made
Washington, D.C.
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 27cm., Pagination: [2] 46p. maps

Catalogue number
LBY K. 80 / 1054

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