My war, 1939-1945 by Clarke, Michael

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Published by M. Clarke Press in Toorak, Vic .

Written in English

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  • Clarke, Michael, 1915-,
  • Australia. Australian Army -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Australian.,
  • Soldiers -- Australia -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementMichael Clarke.
LC ClassificationsD811 .C565 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 527 p. :
Number of Pages527
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1633751M
ISBN 100731695127
LC Control Number91184034

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