tyrants" war & the peoples" peace by Ferdinand Aloys Hermens

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .

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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace.,
  • Germany -- History -- 1918-1933.

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Statementby Ferdinand A. Hermens. With an introduction by Robert M. MacIver.
LC ClassificationsD816 .H47
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL186668M
LC Control Numbera 44003208

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