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Churchill"s generals

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G. Weidenfeld , New York
World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Biography, Generals -- Great Britain -- Biog

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Statementedited by John Keegan.
ContributionsKeegan, John, 1934-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD759 .C45 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1533765M
ISBN 100802113095
LC Control Number91011536

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When you think of British generals, you probably think of Montgomery. Some others may think of Wavell or Auchinleck.

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