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The First World War in fiction a collection of critical essays

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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English


  • Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Literature and the war.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Holger Klein.
ContributionsKlein, Holger Michael, 1938-
LC ClassificationsPN3448.W3 F5 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4895345M
ISBN 100064937925
LC Control Number76028822

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