Forging political identity

silk and metal workers in Lyon, France, 1900-1939 by Keith Mann

Publisher: Berghahn Books in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [250]-255) and index.

StatementKeith Mann
SeriesInternational studies in social history -- v. 16
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD8039.T42 F856 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 264 p. :
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24493101M
ISBN 109781845456450
LC Control Number2010006672
OCLC/WorldCa475433993

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