Argentina (Modern World Nations (Hardcover))

Richard A Crooker

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De Fuca sailed up the western coast of North America from Mexico to Vancouver Island in 1592, looking for a passage from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean. The Cold War was the most important political and diplomatic issue of the later half of the 20th Century. Great Britain passed a ten-hour-day law for women and children in 1847, but in the United States it was not until the 1910s that the states began to pass legislation limiting working hours and improving working conditions of women and children.

Pages: 117

Publisher: Chelsea House Publications (September 1, 2003)

ISBN: 0791074803

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