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Unknown Meine Liber Werter Freund Wiktor! [German]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02766.053 Author/Creator: Unknown Place Written: Anosowo Type: Typed manuscript Date: 6 May 1922 Pagination: 4 p. ; 22 x 34 cm.

Summary of Content: Includes 3 copies. Mentions German Russian relationship.


Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Global History and US Foreign PolicyWorld War IMilitary HistoryGovernment and CivicsTreatyLeague of NationsPoliticsDiplomacy

Sub Era: World War I

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