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Army of shadows

Joseph Kessel

Army of shadows

by Joseph Kessel

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Published by A.A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Fiction.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France.,
  • Guerrillas -- France -- Fiction.,
  • France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph Kessel ; translated from the French by Haakon Chevalier.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsChevalier, Haakon, 1902-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 159 p. ;
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15373993M

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