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Modern Greeks

KoМ„stas Stassinopoulos

Modern Greeks

Greece in World War II, the German occupation and national resistance, the civil war

by KoМ„stas Stassinopoulos

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Published by American Hellenic Institute Foundation in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Greece.,
  • Greece -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Greece -- History -- Civil War, 1944-1949.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCostas Stassinopoulos ; foreword by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington.
    ContributionsAmerican Hellenic Institute Foundation.
    LC ClassificationsDF849
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22154836M
    ISBN 101889247014

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