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The force of labour the Western European labour movement and the working class in the twentieth century

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Published by Berg in Oxford [England], Washington, DC .
Written in English



  • Europe, Western


  • Labor movement -- Europe, Western -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
  • Working class -- Europe, Western -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Stefan Berger and David Broughton.
ContributionsBerger, Stefan., Broughton, David.
LC ClassificationsHD8372.5 .F67 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 286 p. ;
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL798207M
ISBN 100854963812, 185973023X
LC Control Number95034399

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