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Orwell"s Australia

from cold war to culture wars

by Dennis Glover

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Scribe Publications in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Orwell, George, 1903-1950 -- Political and social views.,
    • Socialism -- Australia.,
    • Australia -- Politics and government -- 1945-,
    • Australia -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 133-138).

      StatementDennis Glover.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU117.17 .G58 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138 p. ;
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3369654M
      ISBN 100908011563
      LC Control Number2004444978
      OCLC/WorldCa53901925


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