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The birth of the Dutch Republic

Sir George N. Clark

The birth of the Dutch Republic

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Published in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIn British Academy, London. (Founded 1901) Proceedings -- 1946
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS122 .L5 vol. 32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. 32, p. [189]-217.
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24899661M
    LC Control Number51005036
    OCLC/WorldCa1887782


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