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Vansittart in office an historical survey of the origins of the Second World War based on the papers of Sir Robert Vansittart by Ian Goodhope Colvin

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Published by Gollancz in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vansittart, Robert Gilbert Vansittart, -- Baron, -- 1881-1957.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Causes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesNot so blind.
Statementby Ian Colvin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD741 C64
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p. :
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14084895M

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