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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English



  • France.,
  • New Zealand.


  • Rainbow Warrior (ship),
  • Greenpeace International.,
  • Secret service -- France.,
  • Antinuclear movement -- New Zealand.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementthe Sunday Times Insight Team.
ContributionsSunday Times Insight Team.
LC ClassificationsUB251.F7 R35 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2305645M
ISBN 100091643600, 0099477203
LC Control Number86181182

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