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Greek Civil War, 1944-1949

O"Ballance, Edgar.

Greek Civil War, 1944-1949

by O"Ballance, Edgar.

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Greece.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Greece.,
    • Communism -- Greece.,
    • Greece -- History -- Civil War, 1944-1949.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 225-227.

      Statementwith a foreword by the Hon. C. M. Woodhouse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF849 .O2 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3-237 p.
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6014487M
      LC Control Number66071304
      OCLC/WorldCa1559555

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      War File: Greek Civil War. Greek Civil War ()--The first major military conflict of the Cold ist rebels supported by Yugoslavia and other Communist nations fought against the pro-Western government of Greece, which was given significant support by the United States and Great war ended with a government victory.   Any research on the Greek Civil War should have three levels of analysis: the international, the regional, and the national. These three terms could respectively be translated into the fragile relationship and power balancing among the Allies; the spread of communist regimes in the Balkans; and the internal struggle for the modernization of the political system, .

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