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The man who tried to save the world

the dangerous life and mysterious disappearance of Fred Cuny

by Anderson, Scott

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuny, Frederick C,
  • INTERTECT (Firm),
  • International relief,
  • Philanthropists -- Biography,
  • Disappeared persons -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementScott Anderson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV640 .A615 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination374 p. :
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL381608M
    ISBN 100385486650
    LC Control Number98043936
    OCLC/WorldCa40158913

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