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Published by M. Robertson in Oxford [Oxfordshire] .
Written in English


  • Socialism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by David Coates and Gordon Johnston.
ContributionsCoates, David., Johnston, Gordon, 1952-
LC ClassificationsHX73 .S65 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3493197M
ISBN 100855206500, 0855206519
LC Control Number82013092

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