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Published by Westview Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History - General History,
  • Central Europe - History,
  • History,
  • Politics and government,
  • Austria,
  • Germany,
  • National characteristics, Aust,
  • Europe - Austria & Hungary,
  • Europe - General,
  • Historiography,
  • National characteristics, Austrian,
  • Political culture

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8023712M
ISBN 100813329183
ISBN 109780813329185

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