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General Strike and Manchester Memories

General Strike and Manchester Memories

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Published by Stylus Press Publications .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Mike Green.
ContributionsGreen, Mike, 1944-
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15386920M
ISBN 101856208559
OCLC/WorldCa650415714

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