20th Century History

20th Century History

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A new dictionary of the history of the twentieth century, covering the people, the events and the social and political changes of that momentous century.
With around 8000 entries, this dictionary provides quick answers to who, what or when in the last century. As well as this wide range of entries covering would history there is also a detailed chronology to help the reader place events in context.
* Entries covering people, places, events, political and social change
* global coverage
* World chronology plus selection of maps and diagrams
* Selected internet references
The twentieth century is the key period in history studied in school and this dictionary will provide invaluable reference in the history classroom and to students of history.
The text is adapted from a major encyclopedic database to provide both depth of coverage and information which is up to date.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 672 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 39mm | 523g
  • Collins
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0007165560
  • 9780007165568

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"A must for history and genealogy enthusiasts" Practical Family History, May 2005
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