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A History of Modern Germany 1871 to Present (5th Edition) by Dietrich Orlow

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


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  • History: World,
  • Germany,
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  • Europe - Germany,
  • History / General,
  • 1871-1918,
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Number of Pages401
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9287196M
ISBN 100130600318
ISBN 109780130600318

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