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On the road to Baghdad

F. S. Brereton

On the road to Baghdad

a story of Townshend"s gallant advance on the Tigris

by F. S. Brereton

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Published by Blackie and Son Limited in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Wal Paget.
ContributionsPaget, Wal.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20102773M

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