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Understanding the 20th century

Understanding the 20th century

a course guide

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Published by New Viewpoints in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementprepared by the Course Team, the staff of the University of Maryland Open University ; V. Douglas Hines, chairman ; Peter B. Whitten, editor.
    ContributionsHines, V. Douglas., Whitten, Peter B., University of Maryland Open University. Course Team.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB425 .U53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination198 p. ;
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4106474M
    ISBN 100531065057
    LC Control Number80021198

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