Central Europe and the western world

by Gerhard Schacher

Publisher: H. Holt and company in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 223 Downloads: 130
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  • Europe


  • Little Entente (1920-1939),
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1918-1945.,
  • Europe -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.

Edition Notes

Statementby Dr. Gerhard Schacher. With a preface by Wickham Steed. Translated from the German.
LC ClassificationsD443 .S3 1936a
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., iv, [5]-223, [1] p.
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6352126M
LC Control Number37009104

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