Coming of age at the end of history
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Coming of age at the end of history by Camille de Toledo

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Published by Soft Skull Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West in Brooklyn, [Berkeley, Calif.] .
Written in English


  • Counterculture,
  • Globalization

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-161).

StatementCamille de Toledo ; translation by Blake Ferris.
LC ClassificationsHM647 .T64 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination161 p. ;
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23221852M
ISBN 10159376197X
ISBN 109781593761974
LC Control Number2007046775

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