Windsor in the war, a domestic chronicle, 1939-1945

by Angus Derek Iain Jacques Macnaghten

Publisher: A. Macnaghten in Ascot, Berkshire

Written in English
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  • Windsor (Berkshire, England),
  • England,
  • Windsor.


  • Macnaghten, Angus Derek Iain Jacques, 1914-,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Windsor.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.,
  • Windsor (Berkshire, England) -- Social life and customs.

Edition Notes

Statementby Angus Macnaghten.
LC ClassificationsD760.8.W58 M33 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2771290M
ISBN 100951076108
LC Control Number86131763

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