Ten years" life of the League of nations
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Ten years" life of the League of nations a history of the origins of the league and of its development from A. D. 1919 to 1929 by John Eppstein

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Published by The May fair press in London .
Written in English


  • League of Nations.

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Maps on lining-papers.

Statementcompiled by John Eppstein, with an introduction by the Rt. Hon. the Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, K. C.; notes contributed by the secretary-general of the League of nations [and others] ... and an epilogue by Gilbert Murray ...
LC ClassificationsJX1975 .E6
The Physical Object
Pagination175 p.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6743412M
LC Control Number30014500

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