The New Penguin Dictionary of Modern History 1789-1945

The New Penguin Dictionary of Modern History 1789-1945

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This well-written dictionary covers the period 1789-1945. It has longer articles on keywords than most of its competitors and has been well reviewed: 'There is one book on my study desk that I cherish more than any other. It is "The Penguin Dictionary of Modern History"' - Brian MacArthur, "The Times". 'An invaluable, user-friendly reference book, designed to appeal to all ages' - "Radio Times".show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 624 pages
  • 124 x 196 x 34mm | 539.78g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0140514902
  • 9780140514902

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"'There is one book on my study desk that I cherish more than any other. It is The Penguin Dictionary of Modern History' Brian MacArthur, The Times 'An invaluable, user-friendly reference book, designed to appeal to all ages' Radio Times"show more

About Duncan Townson

Duncan Townson is the author of a number of books: most recently A Dictionary of Contemporary History (Blackwell). He lives in Sevenoaks, Kent.show more

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