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Reflections on modern history

the historian and human responsibility

by Hans Kohn

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHans Kohn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD7 .K73 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 360 p. ;
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4558074M
    ISBN 10031320232X
    LC Control Number77028495


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