Naval officers under Hitler the story of Crew 34 by Eric C. Rust

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Published by Praeger in New York .

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Places:

  • Germany

Subjects:

  • Germany. Kriegsmarine -- Biography.,
  • Germany. Kriegsmarine -- Officers.,
  • Germany. Kriegsmarine -- History -- World War, 1939-1945.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, German.,
  • Soldiers -- Germany -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-213) and index.

Book details

StatementEric C. Rust.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsV64.G3 R87 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 229 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1883107M
ISBN 100275937097
LC Control Number90043918

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