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The World

Travels 1950-2000

Morris, Jan

(Book - 2003)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The World
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Ranging from Manhattan to Venice, and Oxford to the Middle East, this portrait of the 20th-century contains Jan Morris's eyewitness accounts of such seminal moments as the first successful ascent of Everest, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the historic Eichmann trial.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 2003.
Edition: 1st American ed.
ISBN: 0393052087
Characteristics: xiv, 458 p. ; 24 cm.

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