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- Temporal Coverage is exactly "1943-05"
Four cuttings: final axis collapse in Tunisia, great victory acclaimed, allied conferences in America, the African victory
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Churchill describes the war’s progress in North-West Africa, a springboard to further offensive action, following conferences with…
Photo 2 is Pantelleria taken from 7000'…
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