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Published by Facts On File in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Middle Ages -- History -- Encyclopedias,
  • Civilization, Medieval -- Encyclopedias

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 815-862) and index.

StatementEdward D. English.
GenreEncyclopedias.
SeriesFacts on File library of world history
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD114 .E55 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xx, 920 p.) :
Number of Pages920
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3681869M
ISBN 100816046905
LC Control Number2003027825
OCLC/WorldCa53993081

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