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The 20th century : [an illustrated history of our lives and times]

Author: Lorraine Glennon; John A Garraty; Walter Bernard; Milton Glaser; Daniel Okrent
Publisher: North Dighton, MA : JG Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The book explores the great issues, fascinating stories, provocative figures, startling events, and underlying trends that have shaped the century. Each year is covered in a separate section that relates the most important events of the year. Provocative essays about each decade provide insight into the current of the times. Includes maps, charts, graphs, photos, and Datelines for each year of the twentieth century.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Chronologies
Pictorial works
Chronology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorraine Glennon; John A Garraty; Walter Bernard; Milton Glaser; Daniel Okrent
ISBN: 1572152745 9781572152748 1572152737 9781572152731
OCLC Number: 42704570
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Includes index.
Description: 750 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 31 cm
Other Titles: Twentieth century
Responsibility: editor in chief, Lorraine Glennon ; chairman, Editorial Advisory Board, John A. Garraty ; creative directors, Walter Bernard, Milton Glaser, Daniel Okrent.

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The book explores the great issues, fascinating stories, provocative figures, startling events, and underlying trends that have shaped the century. Each year is covered in a separate section that relates the most important events of the year. Provocative essays about each decade provide insight into the current of the times. Includes maps, charts, graphs, photos, and Datelines for each year of the twentieth century. Indexed.

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