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

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Peter Bedrick Books, 1983 - History - 304 pages
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A useful dictionary that gives entries for events, periods, places, movements, and similar terms related to world history.

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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
20
Section 3
41
Section 4
80
Section 5
97
Section 6
110
Section 7
126
Section 8
138
Section 14
202
Section 15
209
Section 16
217
Section 17
237
Section 18
251
Section 19
273
Section 20
285
Section 21
290

Section 9
150
Section 10
160
Section 11
164
Section 12
171
Section 13
183
Section 22
294
Section 23
300
Section 24
302
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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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