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Food and Conflict in Europe in the Age of the Two World Wars

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • History - General History,
  • Europe - General,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Europe,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • 20th century,
  • Food supply,
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrank Trentmann (Editor), Flemming Just (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8401069M
    ISBN 101403986843
    ISBN 109781403986849

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