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Seventeenth-century Europe

Cowie, Leonard W.

Seventeenth-century Europe

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Published by Ungar in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 365-368.

      Statement[by] Leonard W. Cowie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD246 .C6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 376 p.
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5930697M
      LC Control Number64056816
      OCLC/WorldCa390832


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