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Encounters with civilizations

GГ«zim I. Alpion

Encounters with civilizations

from Alexander the Great to Mother Teresa

by GГ«zim I. Alpion

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Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGezim Alpion
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD7 .A45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 303 p. ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25051975M
    ISBN 109781412818315
    LC Control Number2010051602

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