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nine days

A. J. Cook

nine days

the story of the General Strike told by the miners" secretary

by A. J. Cook

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Published by Co-operative Printing Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General Strike, Great Britain, 1926.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. J. Cook.
    ContributionsMiners" Federation of Great Britain.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19391719M

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