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The emergence of the modern European world

from the seventeenth to the twentieth century
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Blackwell , Cambridge, MA
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StatementEdward Whiting Fox ; with the editorial assistance of Susan Harris Shefter.
ContributionsShefter, Susan Harris.
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LC ClassificationsD102 .F69 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 502 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1530872M
ISBN 101557861269, 1557860505
LC Control Number91008309

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