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Soldier of democracy

Kenneth Sydney Davis

Soldier of democracy

a biography of Dwight Eisenhower.

by Kenneth Sydney Davis

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D. 1890-1969.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE745.E35 D3 1952
    The Physical Object
    Pagination577 p.
    Number of Pages577
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6107269M
    LC Control Number52001785
    OCLC/WorldCa1595409


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