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Collins Atlas of 20th Century History / Richard Overy.

Overy, Richard (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780060890728
  • ISBN: 006089072X
  • Physical Description: 1 atlas (192 pages, softcover) ; illustrations, maps, and photographs (mostly color) 25 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2006]

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General Note:
Includes index (pages 188-192).
Summary, etc.:
The 20th century was a time of massive political upheaval and rapid transition that included the Age of Imperialism, Lenin, the First World War, the rise of Hitler, the Second World War, decolonization, the founding of the United Nations, the collapse of Communism, and the Gulf Wars.The Collins Atlas of 20th Century History provides a new approach to understanding the century's major developments, from the height of the Imperial Age to the challenges of the post-Cold War era. Here is a visual presentation of an incredibly eventful 100 years, a tour through ten decades of conflict, hope, and innovation. Maps and graphics trace the rise and fall of empires and dictatorships, the hope for democracy, and the social and political change around the world.
Subject: History, Modern > 20th century.
Historical geography > Maps.
REFERENCE / Atlases, Gazetteers & Maps.
Genre: Atlases.

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