Poems about war
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Poems about war by Robert Graves

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Poetry.,
  • War poetry, English.

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Edition Notes

StatementRobert Graves.
LC ClassificationsPR6013.R35 A6 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2262344M
ISBN 100304322296
LC Control Number89144896

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