Twentieth century fortifications in England
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Published by Council for British Archaeology in York .
Written in English

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Statement(directed by) C.S. Dobinson. Vol.III, Bombing decoys of WWII : England"s passive air defense 1939-45.
ContributionsDobinson, Colin., Council for British Archaeology.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii,185p. ;
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22829305M

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