Dreyfus a family affair, 1789-1945 by Burns, Michael

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Published by Chatto and Windus in London .

Written in English

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  • Dreyfus, Alfred, -- 1859-1935.

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StatementMichael Burns.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi,576p. :
Number of Pages576
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Open LibraryOL17183420M
ISBN 100701160195

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Language Note: Translation from the German. Description: 2 preliminary leaves, pages, 1 leaf frontispiece, portraits 22 cm.

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