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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Spain

Subjects:

  • Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHugh Thomas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDP269 .T46 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 1115 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages1115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4877973M
ISBN 100060142782
LC Control Number76005531

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