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Prisoners of honor; the Dreyfus affair

Lewis, David L.

Prisoners of honor; the Dreyfus affair

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 326-341.

    Statementby David L. Lewis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC354 .L38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5417704M
    ISBN 100688002021
    LC Control Number73009900


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