Blackshirts and Roses: An Autobiography

Mitchell, Andrew
September 1992
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Fall92, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p64
Book Review
Reviews the book "Blackshirts and Roses: An Autobiography," by John Charnley.


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