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Contemporary Italy

politics, economy and society since 1945

by Donald Sassoon

  • 383 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Italy -- History -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementDonald Sassoon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG576.8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(320)p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22141068M
    ISBN 100582295513

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