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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


  • Parkman, Francis, -- 1823-1893

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography of Francis Parkman"s writings: p. [359]-364.

The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 394 p. ports. ;
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19230475M

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