Dictionary of Historical Terms: A Guide to Names and Events of Over 1,000 Years of World History

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MacMillan, 1983 - History - 304 pages
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With technical terms, such as "irrendentists" (national restoration), "Satyagraha" (passive resistance), and "Whiteboys" (rack renters). For a small book, it has a broad regional and temporal reach ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
41
Section 3
80
Section 4
97
Section 5
110
Section 6
126
Section 7
138
Section 8
150
Section 13
202
Section 14
209
Section 15
217
Section 16
237
Section 17
251
Section 18
273
Section 19
285
Section 20
290

Section 9
160
Section 10
164
Section 11
171
Section 12
183
Section 21
294
Section 22
300
Section 23
302
Copyright

About the author (1983)

Chris Cook is head of the Modern Archives Unit at the London School of Economics. He is the author, editor, and/or compiler of many previous international political reference books, including Facts on File's Asian Political Almanac and The Making of Modern Africa. He lives in the U.K.

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