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5 edition of son of war found in the catalog.

son of war

by Melvyn Bragg

  • 384 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Sceptre in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cumbria (England)
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Fiction.,
    • Teenage boys -- Fiction.,
    • Cumbria (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMelvyn Bragg.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.R263 S66 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination426 p. ;
      Number of Pages426
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3544371M
      ISBN 100340734159, 0340818654
      LC Control Number2001536049

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