worsening of the crisis of the capitalist world document of the extraordinary session of the WFTU Bureau, Berlin, GDR, 28th-29th January 1975. by WFTU Bureau.

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  • Economic history -- 1971-1990.,
  • Capitalism.

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LC ClassificationsHC59 .W654 1975
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Pagination15 p. ;
Number of Pages15
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Open LibraryOL4286247M
LC Control Number78312995

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