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The Phony War, 1939-1940

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This is the vivid, vigorously written, anecdote-filled story of the bizarre interval-the hush before the tempest-that preceded the full-scale horrors of World War II. In range and resonance it compels the reader's spellbound interest.
Hardcover, 289 pages
Published November 28th 1982 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published 1982)
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