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Published by Doubleday, Doran in New York .
Written in English


  • Civilization -- History.,
  • Civilization, Western.,
  • Social sciences.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWestern civilization.
LC ClassificationsCB5 .H4 1939
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 1060 p., [24] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages1060
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6395076M
LC Control Number39031029

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