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History and Historical Research (Burt Franklin research & source works series)

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Published by Lenox Hill Pub .
Written in English


  • Methodology,
  • History

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8189272M
ISBN 100833750410
ISBN 109780833750419

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