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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Byzantine Empire

Subjects:

  • Byzantine Empire -- Civilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesAncient peoples and places,, 27, Books that matter
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDF521 .R5 1962
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5854040M
LC Control Number62015123
OCLC/WorldCa809262

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