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Memoirs from the war years

Fjellbu, Arne Bp.

Memoirs from the war years

by Fjellbu, Arne Bp.

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Published by Augsburg Pub. House in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Norway.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Norwegian.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Norway.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtr. from the Norwegian by L. A. Vigness.
      ContributionsVigness, Lauritz Andreas, 1864-1947, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD811.5 .F523
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p.
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6029946M
      LC Control Number48006007
      OCLC/WorldCa2491223

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