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The New Cambridge Modern History
REF D208 .N4 1960s

Dictionary of 20th Century European History
REF D424 .T685 1999

Europe since 1945: An Encyclopedia
REF D1058 .E8754 2001

Encyclopedia of European Social History from 1350 to 2000
REF HN373 .E63 2001

Women in World History
REF HQ1115 .W6 1999


World War I : Encyclopedia
REF D510 .E53 2005

Encyclopedia of World War II
REF D740 .E516 2005

The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust
REF D804.3 .N54 2000

The Cold War Encyclopedia
REF D840 .P28 1996

Historical Dictionary of World War II France
REF DC397 .H58 1998

Historical Dictionary of Germany
REF DD84 .T48 1994

The Encyclopedia of the Third Reich
REF DD256.5 .G76313 1991

Historical Dictionary of Fascist Italy
REF DG571.A1 H57 1982

Historical Dictionary of Russia
REF DK36 .R39 1997

Historical Dictionary of Spain
REF DP12 .S59 1996

Men and Masculinities
REF HQ1090.3 .M436 2004

Historical Encyclopedia of Nursing
Martin Library REF RT31 .S66 1999

Women and War
REF U24 .W69 2006

Historical Dictionary of International Intelligence
REF UB250 .W48 2006


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