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Léon Blum before his judges at the Supreme court of Riom, March 11th and 12th, 1942 by LeМЃon Blum

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Published by G. Routledge in London .
Written in English


  • Blum, Léon, -- 1872-1950 -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- France,
  • Riom Trial, Riom, France, 1942,
  • Trials -- France.,
  • France -- Defenses.,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 1940-1945

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Edition Notes

Translation of Léon Blum devant la cour de Riom.

Statementforeword by Clement R. Attlee, introduction by Felix Gouin.
ContributionsFrance. Cour supême de justice, Riom.
LC ClassificationsD 761 B658 E5 1943
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17472072M

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