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A family at war, to the turnof the tide

Jonathan Powell

A family at war, to the turnof the tide

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Published by Severn House, (Distributed by Hutchinson) in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Mayflower,1971.

    Statement(by) Jonathan Powell ; from the Granada Television series created by John Finch.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17280829M
    ISBN 100727801155
    OCLC/WorldCa59202486

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