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Barbarians within and without by Leonard Woolf

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Other titlesBarbarians at the gate
Statementby Leonard Woolf.
LC ClassificationsCB19 W6
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p.
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14299663M

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