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The Middle Ages

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Published by Greenhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • Asia


  • Civilization, Medieval,
  • Middle Ages -- History,
  • Civilization, Islamic,
  • Europe -- History -- 476-1492,
  • Asia -- Civilization

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-263) and index.

StatementJeff Hay, book editor.
SeriesWorld history by era ;, v. 3
ContributionsHay, Jeff.
LC ClassificationsD117.A2 M53 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination272 p. :
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6797147M
ISBN 100737707216, 0737707208
LC Control Number00069922

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