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origin of the next war

John Edwin Bakeless

origin of the next war

a study in the tensions of the modern world

by John Edwin Bakeless

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Published by The Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

  • War,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • World politics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Bakeless.
    LC ClassificationsD445 .B28
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 5-318 p. incl. maps.
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6688514M
    LC Control Number26007598

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