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Home front to battlefront

Franklin L. Lavin

Home front to battlefront

an Ohio teenager in World War II

by Franklin L. Lavin

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • United States,
  • Military life,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Teenagers,
  • Campaigns,
  • United States. Army. Infantry Division, 84th,
  • American Personal narratives,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Social conditions,
  • Soldiers,
  • United States. Army,
  • Jewish soldiers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-371) and index.

    Other titlesOhio teenager in World War Two
    StatementFrank Lavin ; foreword by Dr. Henry A. Kissinger
    SeriesWar and society in North America
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.3 84th .L47 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 378 pages
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26889155M
    ISBN 100821422553
    ISBN 109780821422557
    LC Control Number2016040527

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