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Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Radicals -- England -- London -- Fiction,
  • Terrorism -- Fiction,
  • London (England) -- Fiction

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDoris Lessing.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6023.E833 G66 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination375 p. ;
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18565960M
ISBN 109780307389961
LC Control Number2008274247
OCLC/WorldCa182528035

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