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Americans defending democracy

Americans defending democracy

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Published by World"s War Stories, Inc. in New York City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American.

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    GenrePersonal narratives, American.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
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    Open LibraryOL16592405M

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