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Twelve Events That Changed Our World.

Walton, George.

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ISBN 10: 0402123913 / ISBN 13: 9780402123910
Published by Cowles Book Company, New York, 1972
Condition: Good Hardcover
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240 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but there are some small tears in the dustjacket. HISTORY. Twelve occurrences that took place in the brief span of only three decades have profoundly changed the course of history. The major events that come under George Walton's discerning eye are the attack on Pearl Harbor, the invention of television, the Battle of Stalingrad, the Salk and Sabin polio vaccines, the invention of the jet plane, the bombing of Hiroshima, the Communist takeover of China, the Berlin Airlift, the Battle of Dien Bien Phu, the 1954 Supreme Court decision on race relations and segregation, Sputnik and the age of space exploration, and the Cuban missile confrontation. Includes an Index. (Key Words: George Walton, Pearl Harbor, Television, Battle of Stalingrad, Salk Vaccine, Sabin Vaccines, Polio, Jet Planes, Hiroshima, China, Berlin Airlift, Battle of Dien Bien Phu, United States Supreme Court Race Relations Segregation, Sputnik Space Exploration, Cuban Missile Confrontation, World War II, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry S Truman, Mao Tse-tung, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Dwight David Eisenhower, Leslie Groves, Fidel Castro). Bookseller Inventory # 73511X1

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Title: Twelve Events That Changed Our World.

Publisher: Cowles Book Company, New York

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition..

Book Type: book

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