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History and hope: progress in freedom

the Berlin Conference of 1960

by K. A. Jelenski

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern -- 20th century -- Congresses.,
  • Ideology -- Congresses.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith a postscript by Michael Polanyi
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsCongress for Cultural Freedom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB425 .J38 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24209539M
    OCLC/WorldCa1348093

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