This is a compact guide to the political, diplomatic, military, social, economic and religious affairs - as well as the personalities - of this century. It covers historical events up to 1989 and new entries in this updated edition include Bush and Botha, the Channel Tunnel, AIDS and glasnost. Previous books by the author include "The Penguin Dictionary of Modern History", "Napoleon in Russia" and "The East End, Four Centuries of London Life."
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Book Description Penguin UK, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0140511881