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Memoir of a fascist childhood

by Trevor Grundy

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Published by Arrow in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Grundy, Trevor -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Grundy, Trevor -- Family.,
    • British Union of Fascists -- Biography.,
    • Fascists -- England -- London -- Biography.,
    • London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1998.

      StatementTrevor Grundy.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA676.8.G78 A3 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL101922M
      ISBN 100099271796
      LC Control Number99217094
      OCLC/WorldCa40883936

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