Readings in European civilization, 1870 to the present.
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Readings in European civilization, 1870 to the present. by Richard Howard Powers

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Civilization, Modern

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LC ClassificationsCB417 .P6
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Paginationx, 445-719 p.
Number of Pages719
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20174673M

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