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The rise and fall of the great powers : economic change and military conflict from 1500-2000

Author: Paul M Kennedy
Publisher: London : Fontana, 1989, 1988.
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE Paul Kennedy's international bestseller is a sweeping account of five hundred years of fluctuating economic muscle and military  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kennedy, Paul M., 1945-
Rise and fall of the great powers.
London : Fontana, 1989, 1988
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Kennedy
ISBN: 9780008226473 0008226474
OCLC Number: 1001511808
Notes: Originally published: London : Unwin Hyman, 1988.
Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 898 pages) : maps
Responsibility: Paul Kennedy.


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