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War & politics in the desert

Saul Kelly

War & politics in the desert

Britain and Libya during the second World War

by Saul Kelly

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Published by Silphium Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • Politics and government,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-248) and index.

    Other titlesWar and politics in the desert
    StatementSaul Kelly
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD766.93 .K45 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24846648M
    ISBN 109781900971096
    LC Control Number2010530817

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