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Writing World War II a student"s guide by Sylvie Murray

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Published by Hill and Wang in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historiography,
  • Politics and government,
  • Political culture,
  • Citizenship,
  • Study and teaching,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Social conditions,
  • Nationalism,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesWriting World War 2, Writing World War Two
StatementSylvie Murray ; with commentary by Robert Johnston
ContributionsJohnston, Robert D.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD769.1 .M875 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 194 p. :
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25024780M
ISBN 100809085496
ISBN 109780809085491
LC Control Number2011000860
OCLC/WorldCa681499563

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