Endangered Cities

Military Power and Urban Societies in the Era of the World Wars (Studies in Central European Histories)

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers

Written in English
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ContributionsMarcus Funck (Editor), Roger Chickering (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7450475M
ISBN 100391041967
ISBN 109780391041967

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