Eastern European nationalism in the twentieth century

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  • Europe, Eastern.


  • Nationalism -- Europe, Eastern.,
  • Europe, Eastern -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementPeter F. Sugar, editor
ContributionsSugar, Peter F.
LC ClassificationsDJK49 .E17 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination456 p. ;
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1272911M
ISBN 10187938339X, 1879383403
LC Control Number95004255

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