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5 edition of In the Philippines and Okinawa found in the catalog.

In the Philippines and Okinawa

A Memoir, 1945-1948

by William S. Triplet

  • 306 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Missouri Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Biography: historical,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Officers,
  • History: American,
  • Military History - World War II,
  • Triplet, William S.,,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Philippines,
  • The Americas,
  • Military,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Army,
  • Soldiers,
  • United States,
  • Military - Other,
  • United States.,
  • 1900-,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert H. Ferrell (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8166357M
    ISBN 100826213359
    ISBN 109780826213358

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