|Statement||by Major the Right Hon. George C. Tryon, M. P., with a foreword by the Rt. Hon. Neville Chamberlain, M. P.|
|LC Classifications||HF1533 .T7|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||96|
|LC Control Number||32008556|
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