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People"s century, 20th

from the dawn of the century to the start of the cold war

by Godfrey Hodgson

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Published by BBC Books in London .
Written in English

  • History, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Twentieth century.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPeople"s century.
    StatementGodfrey Hodgson.
    LC ClassificationsD422 .H55 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL571699M
    ISBN 100563370246
    LC Control Number96157938

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