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The Gilded Age: 1870 to 1900 (Handbook to Life in America)

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The NSF released scores comparing eighth graders from 38 nations and comparing their scores to similar testing conducted when they were in the fourth grade. Barouche--a four-wheel fancy carriage with a fold-up hood at the back and with two inside seats facing each other. Although interdependence and global communications interconnected all nations by the 1990s, nationalism appears to have grown more extreme with the breakup of the Soviet empire, the growth of Muslim fundamentalism, and the collapse of Yugoslavia.

Pages: 272

Publisher: Facts on File; 1 edition (April 1, 2009)

ISBN: 0816071772

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