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East and West through fifteen centuries

George Frederick Young

East and West through fifteen centuries

being a general history from B.C. 44 to A.D. 1453

by George Frederick Young

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Published by Longmans, Gree in London .
Written in English

  • Middle Ages -- History,
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: v.1, p. xxiv-xxv.

    Statementby G.F. Young.
    LC ClassificationsD117 Y6, D117 Y68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21257873M

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