A dictionary of contemporary history, 1945 to the present

A concise guide to the ideas, events, people and movements that have shaped the world from the end of the Second World War to the present. The dictionary comprises many entries that extend beyond a simple factual description to discuss the origins and significance of key decisions and events. Covera...

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Main Author: Townson, Duncan
Corporate Author: Credo Reference (Firm)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford, Oxfordshire [Eng.] Blackwell Publishers 2012
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Collection: Credo Reference - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:A concise guide to the ideas, events, people and movements that have shaped the world from the end of the Second World War to the present. The dictionary comprises many entries that extend beyond a simple factual description to discuss the origins and significance of key decisions and events. Coverage is global, with entries on all major countries of the world, as well as general entries on issues of international significance, including the global economy, population explosion and women's liberation
Item Description:Mode of access: World Wide Web
Physical Description:1 online resource (507 entries) 1 image, digital files
ISBN:0631200169
9781849720557
0631209379
9780631209379