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A Contested Nation History, Memory and Nationalism in Switzerland, 17611891 (Past and Present Publications) by Oliver Zimmer

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • Political economy,
  • Social history,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Switzerland,
  • Europe - General,
  • General,
  • History / Europe / General,
  • 18th century,
  • 19th century,
  • Nationalism,
  • Nationalisme.,
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Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7764869M
ISBN 100521819199
ISBN 109780521819190

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