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On a hinge of history

the mutual vulnerability of south and north

by Ivan L. Head

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • North and south.,
  • International economic relations -- History.,
  • World politics.,
  • Canada -- Relations -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Relations -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementIvan L. Head.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17783138M
    ISBN 100802027660
    LC Control Number91093533

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Hinge of History By Ronald Radosh In this important debut book, Michael Kimmage — a young scholar who promises to become one of America’s preeminent intellectual historians — addresses. At the Hinge of History is Harsch's career autobiography.

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John Milton Cooper Jr. is a professor of history at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. His most recent book is ''The Warrior and the Priest,'' on Woodrow Wilson and Theodore Roosevelt. See the complete The Hinges of History series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

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Harsch and Joseph Fromm. Skip to. Description; Reviews; In a news career spanning more than sixty years, Joseph C. Harsch was a firsthand witness to many of the great events of the twentieth century. As a reporter and columnist for the Christian. Living at a “hinge of history” The truth is, we are watching a momentous period in history develop before our eyes.

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Baby Moses opened his eyes on a world very different from our own. Although neither his mother nor father knew it, the birth of this man-child launched a series of events that would change the course of nations and shape the destiny of millions.

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As a reporter and columnist for the Christian Science Monitor, and as a correspondent for all three of the major networks, he became one of the most respected figures in the profession, a mentor to a generation of journalists. Broken hinge on a nineteenth-century leather binding.

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