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The illustrated reference book of ancient history

The illustrated reference book of ancient history

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Published by Windward in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeneral Editor: James Mitchell.
SeriesJoy of knowledge
ContributionsMitchell, James, 1939-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18336962M
ISBN 100711202443

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