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California at war

Diane M. T. North

California at war

the state and the people during World War I

by Diane M. T. North

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • War work,
  • Military History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesCalifornia at war, the state and the people during World War 1, California at war, the state and the people during WWI
    StatementDiane M.T. North
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD570.85.C2 N67 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 496 pages
    Number of Pages496
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26956336M
    ISBN 100700626468
    ISBN 109780700626465
    LC Control Number2018004642
    OCLC/WorldCa1012659616

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