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Liberation or catastrophe?

Michael Howard

Liberation or catastrophe?

reflections on the history of the twentieth century

by Michael Howard

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Published by Hambledon Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Howard
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD421 .H587 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24878656M
    ISBN 101847251595
    ISBN 109781847251596
    LC Control Number2008295547
    OCLC/WorldCa141383293

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