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The history of Germany

by Eleanor L. Turk

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Germany -- History,
    • Germany -- Economic conditions -- 20th century,
    • Germany -- Politics and government -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-221) and index.

      StatementEleanor L. Turk.
      SeriesThe Greenwood histories of the modern nations,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD90 .T87 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 231 p. :
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL373569M
      ISBN 10031330274X
      LC Control Number98035258

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To read about the background to these events, see History of Germany. See also the list of German monarchs and list of Chancellors of Germany and the list of years in Germany.