Our War

Australia During World War I by Brian Lewis

Publisher: Melbourne Univ Pr

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Subjects:

  • World War I,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Australia,
  • Australasian & Pacific history: from c 1900 -,
  • First World War, 1914-1918,
  • Lewis, Brian,
  • Lewis, Brian,,
  • 1906-,
  • Personal narratives, Australia
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7768128M
ISBN 100522841996
ISBN 109780522841992

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