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brittle glory

Wright, Paul

brittle glory

an autobiography

by Wright, Paul

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Wright, Paul, 1915-,
    • Diplomats -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementPaul Wright.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA591.W75 A3 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 214 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2078381M
      ISBN 100297789716
      LC Control Number88113360

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