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The Great War and the shaping of the 20th century

by J. M. Winter

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Published by Penguin Studio in New York, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 410-424) and index.

    StatementJay Winter and Blaine Baggett.
    ContributionsBaggett, Blaine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD521 .W49 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination432 p. :
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1015177M
    ISBN 100670871192
    LC Control Number96067511
    OCLC/WorldCa35800765

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