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Facts about the 20th century

Author: George Ochoa; Melinda Corey
Publisher: New York : H.W. Wilson Co., 2001.
Series: Wilson facts series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the people, places, ideas, and events of the twentieth century and includes facts about such things as Afghanistan, Charles de Gaulle, quantum mechanics, and the founding of the Palestinian movement al-Fatah in 1958.
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea Dictionaries
Miscellanées Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ochoa, George.
Facts about the 20th century.
New York : H.W. Wilson Co., 2001
(OCoLC)607142851
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Ochoa; Melinda Corey
ISBN: 0824209605 9780824209605
OCLC Number: 43185809
Description: xvi, 1004 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Events and Ideas of the Century 265 --
People of the Century 369 --
Nations of the World 515 --
Historical Gazetteer 893.
Series Title: Wilson facts series.
Other Titles: Facts about the twentieth century
Responsibility: by George Ochoa and Melinda Corey.
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This reference combines the features of a chronology, encyclopaedia, and almanac. It covers not just trivia but essentials, not just the familiar but also the little-known, not just the local but the  Read more...

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