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Behind Japanese lines

an American guerilla in the Philippines

by Ray C. Hunt

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philippines,
  • Luzon.,
  • Luzon,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hunt, Ray C., 1919-,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Philippines -- Luzon,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American,
    • Guerrillas -- Philippines -- Luzon -- Biography,
    • Guerrillas -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRay C. Hunt & Bernard Norling.
      ContributionsNorling, Bernard, 1924-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD802.P52 L895 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 258 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2714781M
      ISBN 10081311604X
      LC Control Number86007765

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