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Why war?

Ideology, theory and history

by Keith L. Nelson

  • 27 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Historiography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKeith L. Nelson and Spencer C. Olin, Jr.
    ContributionsOlin, Spencer C., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21 .N39
    The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4740886M
    ISBN 100520036727
    LC Control Number78051746

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