Facts about the 20th Century
A comprehensive, alphabetical compilation of important developments that shaped the century, encompassing more than 300 topics, profiles of more than 800 noteworthy figures, plus information on nations & a helpful timeline. To order: H.W.Wilson - 1-800-367-6770 (1-718-588-8400 outside U.S. & Canada); email@example.com, or visit www.hwwilson.com.
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