Ernest Bevin
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Ernest Bevin portrait of a great Englishman by Williams, Francis

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


  • Bevin, Ernest, 1881-1951.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Francis Williams. With a foreword by Clement Attlee.
LC ClassificationsDA585.B4 F8
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL205750M
LC Control Numbera 53009936

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