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Weimar Germany

Weimar Germany

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany -- History -- 1918-1933

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor, Anthony McElligott.
    SeriesThe short Oxford history of Germany
    ContributionsMcElligott, Anthony, 1955-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD237 .W444 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22796643M
    ISBN 109780199280063, 9780199280070
    LC Control Number2008053083

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