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Contemporary Italy

economy, society, and politics since 1945

by Donald Sassoon

  • 233 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Longman in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Italy -- Politics and government -- 1945-1976.,
    • Italy -- Politics and government -- 1976-1994.,
    • Italy -- Politics and government -- 1994-,
    • Italy -- Economic conditions -- 1945-1976.,
    • Italy -- Economic conditions -- 1976-1994.,
    • Italy -- Economic conditions -- 1994-,
    • Italy -- Social conditions -- 1945-1976.,
    • Italy -- Social conditions -- 1976-1994.,
    • Italy -- Social conditions -- 1994-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [294]-311) and index.

      StatementDonald Sassoon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG577.5 .S28 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 318 p. ;
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL673515M
      ISBN 100582214289
      LC Control Number97019610

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