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|Other titles||The myth of Hitler"s Bavarian stronghold.|
|Statement||by Rodney G. Minott.|
|LC Classifications||D757.9.B3 M5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 208 p.|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||64014358|
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