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Lifeitselfmanship

Decca Treuhaft

Lifeitselfmanship

or how to become a precisely-because man : an ivestigation into current L (or left-wing) usage

by Decca Treuhaft

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Published by E. Marks in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political jargon -- Humour.

  • Edition Notes

    Extracts previously printed in The Observer in October 1956.

    Statementby Decca Treuhaft ; illustrated by Pele.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18614833M

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A Fine Old Conflict is about her life in the America communist party, her problems with 3/5(2). Jessica Lucy 'Decca' Freeman-Mitford (11 September – 23 July ) was an English author, one of the six aristocratic Mitford sisters noted for their sharply conflicting politics.

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