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Day of empire how hyperpowers rise to global dominance-- and why they fall by Amy Chua

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Published by Anchor Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Imperialisme,
  • Plurale samenleving,
  • Hegemonie,
  • Verdraagzaamheid,
  • Imperialism,
  • Hegemony,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAmy Chua
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC539 .C498 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiv, 396 p.
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24973989M
ISBN 101400077419
ISBN 109781400077410
OCLC/WorldCa226357656

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