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The Deprat affair

ambition, revenge, and deceit in French Indo-China

by Roger Osborne

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indochina,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Deprat, J. 1880-1935,
    • Fraud in science,
    • Geologists -- France -- Biography,
    • Indochina -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 232-237) and index.

      StatementRoger Osborne.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE22.D365 O73 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 244 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6820735M
      ISBN 100224052950
      LC Control Number00300335
      OCLC/WorldCa42744773

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