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victors in World War I and Finland

Juhani Paasivirta

victors in World War I and Finland

Finland"s relations with the British, French and United States Governments in 1918-1919. Translated from the Finnish by Paul Sjöblom.

by Juhani Paasivirta

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Published by [Finnish Historical Society] in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Territorial questions -- Finland,
  • Finland -- Foreign relations.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesStudia historica, 7
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK459.3 P313
    The Physical Object
    Pagination198p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18322897M

      Gerald Sorin letter on Laura Green Aug 2 review of Reluctant Witnesses: Children's Voices From the Civil War by Emmy E Werner and Robert Wilson Aug 2 .   These stories are not unique cases from a remote war. The same methods are constantly rinsed and repeated, the mentality in our ruling elites is the same, and the risk of a major conflict is as great today as in These examples concentrate mostly on British/American perception management and propaganda. First of all, because they are masters of the art, and secondly, as victors they still.


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