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living unknown soldier

Jean-Yves Le Naour

living unknown soldier

a story of grief and the Great War

by Jean-Yves Le Naour

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Published by William Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mangin, Anthelme, -- d. 1942.,
  • Soldiers -- France -- Biography.,
  • Amnesia -- Patients -- France -- Biography.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Missing in action.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJean-Yves Le Naour ; translated by Penny Allen.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination233 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20660873M
    ISBN 100434013196

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