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Basic facts of history of Western civilization, prehistory to 1600

Harold E. Lurier

Basic facts of history of Western civilization, prehistory to 1600

by Harold E. Lurier

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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Western -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statementgeneral editor: John E. Flaherty.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. ;
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21829826M

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