Children of World War II

The Hidden Enemy Legacy

Publisher: Berg Publishers

Written in English
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Published: Pages: 288 Downloads: 625
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Subjects:

  • War crimes,
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Europe,
  • Occupied territories,
  • History / Military / World War II,
  • Children of Nazis,
  • Children,
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKjersti Ericsson (Editor), Eva Simonsen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8958380M
    ISBN 101845202074
    ISBN 109781845202071

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