The house of imperialism is crumbling by Gus Hall

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Published by New Outlook Publishers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • 1969-,
  • 1970-,
  • Capitalism,
  • Civilization,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Imperialism,
  • Politics and government,
  • United States

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11176229M
ISBN 100878980768
ISBN 109780878980765
OCLC/WorldCa22366212

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