The nightingale

by Hans Christian Andersen

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton in New York, London

Written in English
Cover of: The nightingale | Hans Christian Andersen
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Edition Notes

Statementwith illustrations by Edmund Dulac.
ContributionsDulac, Edmund, 1882-1953.
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p., [4] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23321760M
OCLC/WorldCa2915776

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Hannah vividly demonstrates how the Nazis, through starvation, intimidation and barbarity both casual and calculated, demoralized the French, engineering a community.

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