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Introduction to global history

Richard D. Lewis

Introduction to global history

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Published by Kendall Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, IA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Lewis
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD21 .L668 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 488 p. :
    Number of Pages488
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25096112M
    ISBN 109780757581816
    LC Control Number2011378718


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