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Berlin, hostage for the West.

Mander, John

Berlin, hostage for the West.

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Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Berlin (Germany)
    • Subjects:
    • Berlin question (1945- ),
    • Berlin (Germany) -- History -- 1945-1990

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Penguin special,, S209
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD881 .M27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p.
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5844855M
      LC Control Number62002355
      OCLC/WorldCa1283051

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