Eichmann: his career and crimes.
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Published by Odhams Press in London .
Written in English



  • Europe


  • Eichmann, Adolf, 1906-1962,
  • Jews -- Europe -- Persecutions

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDD247.E5 W5
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p.
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5842762M
LC Control Number61065684

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