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Winter of discontent

by Jeanne M. Dams

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Published by Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJeanne M. Dams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3554.A498 W56 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3391711M
    ISBN 101585476110
    LC Control Number2005000238

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The debates in all of the parties, the unions, inflation, the awful nationalized industries, and finally the Winter of Discontent—it is all there and much more. * * * I had just three regrets.