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A history of the twentieth century : the concise edition of the acclaimed world history

Author: Martin Gilbert; John Curless
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, ℗2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Martin Gilbert chronicles world events year by year, from the dawn of aviation to the flourishing technology age, taking us through World War I to the inauguration of Franklin Roosevelt as president of the United States and Hider as chancellor of Germany. He continues on to document wars in South Africa, China, Ethiopia, Spain, Korea, Vietnam, and Bosnia, as well as apartheid, the arms race, the moon landing, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Gilbert; John Curless
ISBN: 1402522681 9781402522680
OCLC Number: 64449125
Notes: In container (22 cm.).
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"Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by John Curless.
Description: 22 audiocassettes (30 hr.) : analog
Responsibility: Martin Gilbert.

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Martin Gilbert chronicles world events year by year, from the dawn of aviation to the flourishing technology age, taking us through World War I to the inauguration of Franklin Roosevelt as president of the United States and Hider as chancellor of Germany. He continues on to document wars in South Africa, China, Ethiopia, Spain, Korea, Vietnam, and Bosnia, as well as apartheid, the arms race, the moon landing, and the beginnings of the computer age, while interspersing the influence of art, literature, music, and religion throughout this vivid work.

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