Prisoners of War on the Eastern Front during World War I

  title={Prisoners of War on the Eastern Front during World War I},
  author={Peter Gatrell},
  journal={Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History},
  pages={557 - 566}
  • P. Gatrell
  • Published 3 October 2005
  • History
  • Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History
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