History of the twentieth century
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Published by Purnell in Bristol .
Written in English


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Statementedited by A.J.P. Taylor. Vol.3, Nos. 41-48.
ContributionsTaylor, A. J. P. 1906-
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Open LibraryOL19732682M

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