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The collapse of Central Europe.

Karl Friedrich Nowak

The collapse of Central Europe.

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & co., ltd., E.P. Dutton & co. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace.,
  • Central Powers (1914-1918) -- Treaties, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLochner, P., tr., Dickes, E. W. b. 1876, joint tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD523 .N82
    The Physical Object
    Pagination365 p.
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6666841M
    LC Control Number24016930
    OCLC/WorldCa407557


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