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state of contemporary history in France.

N. H. Waites

state of contemporary history in France.

by N. H. Waites

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Published by Institute of Contemporary History, Wiener Library in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern -- 20th century -- Historiography.,
  • History -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsInstitute of Contemporary History., Wiener Library.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD13 .W297
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p.
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5387400M
    LC Control Number72564077

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