The A.E.F. in battle
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The A.E.F. in battle by Dale Van Every

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
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  • United States. -- Army. -- American Expeditionary Forces,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns

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Edition Notes

Statementby Dale Van Every; introduction by Maj. Gen. Hanson Edward Ely
The Physical Object
Paginationix, [1] p., 2 l., 385 p.
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16435976M
LC Control Number28012176

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