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A history of Greece

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  • English
Paul , London
Statementwith an introduction by J.P. Mahaffy
The Physical Object
Pagination4 vol. in 8. illus., pl., port., map, plan.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24772133M

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The scope of Greek habitation and rule has varied throughout the ages and as a result the history of Greece is similarly elastic in what it includes. [Revised Edition].The book ANCIENT GREECE, concise and illustrated history, brings the environment and events of the corresponding era to life using graphic novel.

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