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Published by Blandford P. in London .
Written in English


  • History, Modern -- 16th century.,
  • History, Modern -- 17th century.,
  • History, Modern -- 18th century.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 231-234.

Statement[by] Nigel Heard [and] G. K. Tull.
SeriesWorld history in colour book 3
ContributionsTull, G. K.
LC ClassificationsD209 .H38
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 247 p.
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4659105M
ISBN 100713704772
LC Control Number77531627

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