1 edition of Writing the war found in the catalog.
Writing the war
Stephen E. Atkins
|Statement||Stephen E. Atkins|
|LC Classifications||DS559.5 .A86 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 217 p. :|
|Number of Pages||217|
|LC Control Number||2009046149|
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