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Spies at work

Hughes, Mike

Spies at work

the rise & fall of The Economic League

by Hughes, Mike

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Published by 1 in 12 in [Bradford?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic League (Great Britain) -- History.,
  • Blacklisting, Labor -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Business and politics -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 158-172.

    Statementby Mike Hughes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6664 .H895 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17337669M
    ISBN 100948994061
    OCLC/WorldCa32274870

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