Wine and war

the French, the Nazis, and the battle for France"s greatest treasure by Don Kladstrup

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 328 Downloads: 710
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Subjects:

  • Wine and wine making -- France -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- France.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, French.

Edition Notes

StatementDon & Petie Kladstrup ; with J. Kim Munholland.
GenrePersonal narratives, French.
ContributionsKladstrup, Petie.
The Physical Object
Pagination328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21774156M
ISBN 100340766778

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