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Quartered safe out here

a recollection of the war in Burma

by George MacDonald Fraser

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Published by Harvill in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Fraser, George MacDonald, 1925-,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeorge MacDonald Fraser.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767.6 .F67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1041507M
      ISBN 100002726874
      LC Control Number93239336

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