Spain fights for victory by Rust, William.

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Published by Communist Party of Great Britain in London .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Microfiche. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library, 1977. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm. (The Blodgett collection of Spanish Civil War pamphlets).

Book details

StatementWilliam Rust.
SeriesBlodgett collection of Spanish Civil War pamphlets.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 84/3657 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2967378M
LC Control Number84213253

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