Journey to nowhere a New World tragedy by Shiva Naipaul

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Published by Penguin in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Jones, Jim, 1931-1978.,
  • Peoples Temple.

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Statementby Shiva Naipaul.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP605.P46 N34 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4272972M
ISBN 100140061894
LC Control Number81019228

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