If Britain had fallen.

by Norman Longmate

Publisher: British Broadcasting Corporation; Hutchinson in London

Written in English
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Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Prophecies

Edition Notes

ContributionsBritish Broadcasting Corporation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD759 .L64
The Physical Object
Pagination272, [24] p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5454346M
ISBN 100563122269
LC Control Number73156510

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