Civilizations of the West: The Human Adventure, Vol C From the French Revolution to the Present by Richard L. Greaves

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  • Americas (North Central South West Indies),
  • History: World,
  • Civilization, Western,
  • History - General History,
  • History

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages34
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Open LibraryOL9231924M
ISBN 100060473053
ISBN 109780060473051
OCLC/WorldCa24379245

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