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world since 1945

a concise history

by Keith Robbins

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKeith Robbins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD840 .R53 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL344732M
    ISBN 100192192345
    LC Control Number98003706

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    In armed conflicts since , 90 per cent of casualties have been civilians compared to 50 per cent in the Second World War and 10 per cent in the First.^2^ The planning and execution of war remains controlled by men. But women and children are the main victims of violence in war and peace. A contribution to the militarization of society is to. World Series The Chicago Cubs finally made it back to the World Series after a seven year absence thanks to the timely pitching of Henry Borowy. Acquired on waivers in late July after he had compiled a record for the New York Yankees, the "newbie" proceeded to win eleven of thirteen decisions and helped Chicago fight off the St. Louis.

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