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Army of shadows

Joseph Kessel

Army of shadows

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph Kessel, translated from the French by Haakon Chevalier.
    ContributionsChevalier, Haakon, 1902-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.K48 Ar
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., [iii]-vii. [3]-159, [1] p.
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22000504M
    LC Control Number44005424


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Army of Shadows (L'armée des ombres) is a French drama-suspense film written and directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. It is a film adaptation of Joseph Kessel's book of the same name.