Where are my legions by Gene Smith

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Hungary

Subjects:

  • Hungary -- History -- Revolution, 1918-1919 -- Fiction.

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Book details

Statementby Gene Smith.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.S6476 Wh, PS3569.M5352 Wh
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4423639M
ISBN 100688036457
LC Control Number79028277
OCLC/WorldCa5831545

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