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The Yalta myths an issue in U.S. politics, 1945-1955 by Athan G. Theoharis

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English



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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1953

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Bibliography: p. [245]-255.

Statement[by] Athan G. Theoharis.
LC ClassificationsE813 .T5
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 263 p.
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5698044M
ISBN 100826200885
LC Control Number70105269

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