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The War of the World: Twentieth-century Conflict And the Descent of the West
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin USA
Publication date September 21, 2006
Pages 808
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781594201004
ISBN-10 1594201005
Dimensions 2 by 6.75 by 9.25 in.
Weight 2.90 lbs.
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Original list price $35.00
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Summary
Seeks to establish a connection between industrial and technological progress and violence in the modern era, arguing that the twentieth century has been the most violent period in history in spite of unprecedented achievements. By the author of Paper and Iron. 100,000 first printing.
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from Penguin USA (September 21, 2006)
9781594201004 | details & prices | 808 pages | 6.75 × 9.25 × 2.00 in. | 2.90 lbs | List price $35.00
About: Seeks to establish a connection between industrial and technological progress and violence in the modern era, arguing that the twentieth century has been the most violent period in history in spite of unprecedented achievements.
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Penguin USA (October 30, 2007)
9780143112396 | details & prices | 808 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.75 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $24.00
About: A study that serves as the basis for the upcoming PBS series seeks to establish a connection between industrial and technological progress and violence in the modern era, arguing that the twentieth century has been the most violent period in history in spite of unprecedented achievements.

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