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Moths in the memory a postwar spring by James Birdsall

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Published by Pavilion in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Birdsall, James,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians -- Great Britain,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames Birdsall.
LC ClassificationsD810.C4 B544 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1965947M
ISBN 101851454519
LC Control Number90199948

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