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Assault in Norway

sabotaging the Nazi nuclear bomb

by Thomas Michael Gallagher

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Norway.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Special Operations Executive,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain,
    • Sabotage -- Norway,
    • Atomic bomb

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementThomas Gallagher.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD810.S7 G26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 234 p. :
      Number of Pages234
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5057770M
      ISBN 100151095825
      LC Control Number74020958

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