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The boy with the U.S. Marines

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shepard in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Marine Corps.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Francis Rolt-Wheeler, with thirty-six illustrations from photography.
    SeriesHis U.S. service series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R66 Bma
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 259 p.
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6694789M
    LC Control Number26020330
    OCLC/WorldCa18310058


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