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Growing Up in the Forties

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Published by Century Hutchinson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Social history,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9982753M
    ISBN 100094774307
    ISBN 109780094774308

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