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The start, 1904-1930

Author: William L Shirer
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1976.
Series: 20th century journey, a memoir of a life and the times, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Volume 1 covers the early years of the journalist's life from his childhood in the Midwest to his first exposure to Europe during the years leading into World War II.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: William L Shirer; William L Shirer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William L Shirer
ISBN: 0671221957 9780671221959
OCLC Number: 10962190
Description: 510 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Series Title: 20th century journey, a memoir of a life and the times, v. 1.
Responsibility: William L. Shirer.

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Volume 1 covers the early years of the journalist's life from his childhood in the Midwest to his first exposure to Europe during the years leading into World War II.

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