Object details

Category
Books
Related period
First World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
NEWARK, TIM (Author)
MILLER, JONATHAN (Author)
IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM (Author)
Thames and Hudson (Publisher)
Production date
2007
Place made
London
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 28cm., Pagination: 192p.: ill. (chiefly col.), figs., frontis., ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 07 / 1038

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