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Battling in the Pacific

Soldiering in World War II (Soldiers on the Battlefront)

by Susan Provost Beller

  • 143 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Twenty-First Century Books (CT) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - World War II,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Armed Forces,
  • Campaigns,
  • History,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Pacific Area,
  • United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11425537M
    ISBN 100822563819
    ISBN 109780822563815
    OCLC/WorldCa71189817

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