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Die Moderne Welt, 1789-1945. Part II: Weltmächte Und Weltkriege: Die Geschichte Unserer Epoche 1890-1945
Die Moderne Welt, 1789-1945. Part II: Weltmächte Und Weltkriege: Die Geschichte Unserer Epoche 1890-1945
By Hans Herzfeld
Westermann, 1952, 392 pp
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Professor Herzfeld's area of special interest--Wilhelmian Germany and diplomacy--provides a good background for this brief general history of the 55 years between Bismarck's fall and Hitler's death.