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world since World War II

by William J. Duiker

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Published by Thomson Wadsworth in Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World politics -- 1945-1989.,
  • World politics -- 1989-,
  • History, Modern -- 1945-1989.,
  • History, Modern -- 1989-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-225) and index.

    Other titlesWorld since World War Two, World since World War 2
    StatementWilliam J. Duiker.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD842 .D85 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3314724M
    ISBN 100534628125, 0534274943
    LC Control Number2004106588

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