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No peace at Versailles and other stories by Nina Barragan

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Published by New Rivers Press, Distributed by Talman Co. in Minneapolis, MN, New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementNina Barragan.
SeriesMinnesota voices project ;, no.43
LC ClassificationsPS3552.A73189 N6 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1891880M
ISBN 10089823123X
LC Control Number90061085

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Discover librarian-selected research resources on Treaty of Versailles from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. (save Russia) on the other, the Treaty of Versailles embodied the results of the long and often bitter negotiations of the Paris Peace Conference of In addition to the Palace of Versailles, many other palaces and chateaux were filmed for the depiction of the unfinished Versailles, including: The Château de Champs-sur-Marne gardens The Château de JanvryCreated by: Simon Mirren, David Wolstencroft. This book on the Treaty of Versailles constitutes a new synthesis of peace conference scholarship. It illuminates events from the armistice in to the signing of the treaty in , and scrutinizes the motives, actions, and constraints that informed decision making by the French, American, and English politicians who bore the principal responsibility for drafting the peace settlement.5/5(2). ‘An intriguing and persuasive account by an experienced historian of the much-maligned Treaty of Versailles. This new book provides a fresh and often provocative account of a tangled story. It should help put to rest the persisting myth about the peace with Germany.’.