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Crises in the twentieth century

Michael Brecher

Crises in the twentieth century

by Michael Brecher

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World politics -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael Brecher, Jonathan Wilkenfeld, Sheila Moser.
    ContributionsWilkenfeld, Jonathan., Moser, Sheila.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD443 .B713 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2381744M
    ISBN 100080349811
    LC Control Number87010412

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