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Brave men in action thrilling stories of the British flag by Stephen J. MacKenna

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Published by Chatto and Windus in London .
Written in English

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Statementby Stephen J. Mackenna and John Augustus O"Shea ; illustrated by Stanley L. Wood.
ContributionsO"Shea, John Augustus.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13697979M

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