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The spoils of time

C. V. Wedgwood

The spoils of time

a world history from the dawn of civilization through the early Renaissance

by C. V. Wedgwood

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC.V. Wedgwood.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 347 p. ;
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23252845M
    ISBN 100385092091

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