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Decisive decades...

A. B. Hodgetts

Decisive decades...

by A. B. Hodgetts

  • 282 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Nelson in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Modern,
  • Canada -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.B. Hodgetts, J.D. Burns
    ContributionsBurns, J. D.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination512 p. :
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18613817M

    Japan's Decisive Decade; How a Determined Minority Changed the Nation's Course in the s. Author: Entwistle, Basil Title: Japan's Decisive Decade; How a Determined Minority Changed the Nation's Course in the s Publication: London: Grosvenor Books (), Edition: First printing Description: First ver. pp. Price of £ on the front flap of the dust Rating: % positive. The book is extremely well researched and well written, providing useful and entertaining examples with workshop-style exercises to help readers improve their decision-making. Advisor Perspectives recently hosted a webinar, Be Decisive, where The Behavior Gap author Carl Richards discussed the ideas in Decisive with Dan Heath. Carl applied Dan’s.

    Book Description. This book empirically examines banking reform in the economies of Southeast Asia as they sought to adapt to major developments in the global economic system over the past three decades, including the globalisation of finance, the debt crisis of the . “A Decisive Decade is an informative, passionate, and readable book about the civil rights movement that exploded in Chicago soon after voting-rights proponents marched over a Selma, Alabama, bridge in Robert B. McKersie captures a movement that had an umbrella of discrimination claims—in housing, jobs, schools, and businesses.

    “A Decisive Decade is an informative, passionate, and readable book about the civil rights movement that exploded in Chicago soon after voting-rights proponents marched over a Selma, Alabama, bridge in Robert B. McKersie captures a movement that had an umbrella of discrimination claims—in housing, jobs, schools, and businesses/5(4). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: The silent era and the Fascist period --The masters of neorealism: Rossellini, De Sica, and Visconti --Exploring the boundaries of neorealism --The break with neorealism: Rossellini in transition, early Antonioni and Fellini --A decisive decade: commedia all'italiana.


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