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Boy soldier

Gerhardt B. Thamm

Boy soldier

a German teenager at the Nazi twilight

by Gerhardt B. Thamm

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thamm, Gerhardt B., -- 1930-,
  • Soldiers -- Germany -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, German,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany,
  • National socialism and youth

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-174) and index.

    Statementby Gerhardt B. Thamm.
    GenreBiography., Personal narratives, German.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD811 .T4386 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17592521M
    ISBN 100786406607
    LC Control Number99053098
    OCLC/WorldCa42667824

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