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Bristol under blitz the record of an ancient city and her people during the battle of Britain, 1940-1 ... by Thomas Henry Johnson Underdown

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Published by Published for the Lord Mayor"s War Services Council by J.W. Arrowsmith Ltd. in Bristol .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Bristol (England),
  • England,
  • Bristol.

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Bristol.,
  • Bristol (England) -- History, Military.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementBy Alderman T.H.J. Underdown ...
ContributionsBristol (England). Lord Mayor"s War Services Council.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD760.8.B7 U5 1942
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6439467M
LC Control Number42021777
OCLC/WorldCa12648309

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