Battles of Ypres, 1914-1918 a bibliography of selected references by Imperial War Museum (Great Britain). Dept. of Printed Books.

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  • Ypres, 1st Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1914.,
  • Ypres, 2nd Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1915.,
  • Ypres, 3rd Battle of, Ieper, Belgium, 1917.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Belgium -- Ypres -- Bibliography.

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Statement[Compiled by R. E. B. Coombs].
SeriesBibliography / Imperial War Museum. Department of Printed Books -- 1227, Bibliography (Imperial War Museum (Great Britain). Dept. of Printed Books) -- 1227
ContributionsCoombs, R. E. B.
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LC ClassificationsD 542 Y5 Z9 I34 1972, Z6207E8 I6
The Physical Object
Pagination93 p.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19344918M

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The second battle (April 22– ) marked the Germans’ first use of poison gas as a weapon.

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