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The Permanent Book of the 20th Century

Eye-Witness Accounts of the Moments That Shaped Our Century

by Jon E. Lewis

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 20th Century World History,
  • World history: from c 1900 -,
  • Sources,
  • 20th century,
  • 1900-1999 (20th century),
  • History, Modern,
  • Modern history,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8140712M
    ISBN 100786701617
    ISBN 109780786701612

    Common Knowledge Publisher Series Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century. Publisher Series: Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century Koen Book Distributors Top Books of the Past Century. Torchlight List. Harvard Bookstore Top The Observer's Best Novels. Library of Congress Books that Shaped America. NEA Big Read. 1st web edition posted 2/26/99 (last updated 5/25/04). 2nd web edition posted 6/24/05 (last updated 12/4/13). Please report any errors to the compiler.

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As the 20th century draws to a close, Jon Lewis has put together an extraordinary collection of the greatest moments of our century. From great sporting achievements and Armstrong's account of landing on the moon, to great disasters, sensational crimes, and two world wars, unforgettable moments are relayed through some extracts from personal diaries and letters.4/5.

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