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tentacles of the German octopus in America

Earl E. Sperry

tentacles of the German octopus in America

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Published by National Security League in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States,
  • Germans -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Earl E. Sperry.
    SeriesPatriotism through education series -- no. 21.
    ContributionsNational Security League.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17616690M
    OCLC/WorldCa10731832

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