WEHRMACHT PERCEPTIONS OF MASS VIOLENCE IN CROATIA, 1941–1942

@article{Gumz2001WEHRMACHTPO,
  title={WEHRMACHT PERCEPTIONS OF MASS VIOLENCE IN CROATIA, 1941–1942},
  author={Jonathan E. Gumz},
  journal={The Historical Journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={44},
  pages={1015 - 1038}
}
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