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4 edition of Irrepressible America found in the catalog.

Irrepressible America

Nearing, Scott

Irrepressible America

  • 168 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by League for Industrial Democracy in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Social conditions,
    • United States -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Scott Nearing.
      SeriesLeague for Industrial Democracy,, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106.3 .N4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p.
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6641832M
      LC Control Number22004107
      OCLC/WorldCa4989612

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