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German occupation of Norway

Paul Gerhardt Vigness

German occupation of Norway

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norway -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPaul G. Vigness.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p. ;
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16200838M
    OCLC/WorldCa2113278


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