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The Uses of Adversity

essays on the fate of Central Europe

by Timothy Garton Ash

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Published by Vintage Books in New York, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe, Eastern -- History -- 1945-1989.,
  • Europe, Central -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTimothy Garton Ash.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDJK50 .G36 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 339 p. ;
    Number of Pages339
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24238614M
    OCLC/WorldCa233904895

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