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Censored

Elmer Gertz

Censored

books and their right to live.

by Elmer Gertz

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Published by University of Kansas Libraries in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Censorship.,
  • Prohibited books.,
  • Freedom of the press.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBooks and their right to live.
    SeriesUniversity of Kansas publications -- 25, Annual public lecture on books and bibliography -- 12th, 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15059499M


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