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Published by Published for the University of Texas at Arlington by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English



  • Germany


  • Germany -- Civilization -- 19th century,
  • Germany -- Civilization -- 20th century

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby David B. King ... [et al.] ; introduction by Leonard Krieger ; edited by Gary D. Stark and Bede Karl Lackner.
SeriesThe Walter Prescott Webb memorial lectures ;, no. 15, Walter Prescott Webb memorial lectures ;, 15.
ContributionsKing, David B., Stark, Gary D., 1948-, Lackner, Bede K.
LC ClassificationsDD66 .E7 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 200 p. ;
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3505231M
ISBN 100890961379
LC Control Number82040315

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