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Biography

A Brief History

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PAPERBACK

$21.50 • £17.95 • €19.50

ISBN 9780674034716

Publication Date: 03/30/2010

Academic Trade

360 pages

5-1/2 x 7 inches

20 halftones

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Nigel Hamilton is the author of prize-winning biographies of Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery and of John F. Kennedy. He is currently a Senior Fellow of the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

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