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Imperialism and civilization

Leonard Woolf

Imperialism and civilization

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Published by L. and Virginia Woolf in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Imperialism.,
    • Civilization.,
    • World politics.,
    • Nationalism and nationality.,
    • Eastern question (Far East),
    • Africa -- Colonization.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Leonard Woolf.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC359 .W6 1928
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 7-134, [1] p.
      Number of Pages134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6713616M
      LC Control Number28009545
      OCLC/WorldCa3619230


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