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The Greatest War, Volume I

From Pearl Harbor to the Kasserine Pass

by Gerald Astor

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Published by Grand Central Publishing .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7537668M
ISBN 100446610461
ISBN 109780446610469

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World War II veteran Gerald Astor drew upon his combat experiences to author more than a dozen war books. He received his B.A. from Princeton University before working as the picture editor at Sports Illustrated during its early years and as an editor at Sport magazine, Look, The Saturday Evening Post and Time.

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