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The last Kaiser a biography of Wilhelm II, German emperor and king of Prussia by Michael Sidney Tyler-Whittle

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Published by Times Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Germany

Subjects:

  • William II, German Emperor, 1859-1941,
  • Germany -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
  • Germany -- History -- William II, 1888-1918

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementTyler Whittle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDD229 .T94 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination368 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4564651M
ISBN 100812907167
LC Control Number77079047
OCLC/WorldCa3001805

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