Das Kapital

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Notes
See Ifan Edwards, No Gold on My Shovel (London, 1947) pp.173-8

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Notes
See Ifan Edwards, No Gold on My Shovel (London, 1947) pp.173-8

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http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/99048
Accessed on 2019/09/16 14:13:08

Related place
Wales
Related people
Edwards, Ifan
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The Intellectual Life of the British Working Classes
Related place
Wales
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