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7 edition of This is Berlin found in the catalog.

This is Berlin

radio broadcasts from Nazi Germany

by William L. Shirer

  • 178 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Overlook Press in Woodstock, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWilliam L. Shirer ; introduction by John Keegan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD743.9 .S512 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 450 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages450
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL43304M
    ISBN 100879517190
    LC Control Number99037201

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