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Atlas of world history

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • World history.,
  • World history -- Maps.,
  • Historical geography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-311) and index.

StatementPatrick K. O"Brien, general editor.
ContributionsO"Brien, Patrick Karl.
LC ClassificationsD21.5 .A89 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p. :
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3671170M
ISBN 10019521921X
LC Control Number2002728410

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