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The fall of the Berlin Wall

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Berlin (Germany),
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989,
    • Cold War,
    • Berlin (Germany) -- Politics and government -- 1945-1990,
    • Germany -- History -- Unification, 1990

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-198) and index.

      StatementWilliam F. Buckley, Jr.
      SeriesTurning points, Turning points (John Wiley & Sons)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD881 .B797 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 212 p. ;
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3677174M
      ISBN 100471267368
      LC Control Number2003016086


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