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Elements of general history, ancient and modern

Elements of general history, ancient and modern

to which are added a comparative view of ancient and modern geography, a table of chronology

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Published by E. Duyckinck, D.D. Smith, & G. Long in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alex. Fraser Tytler ; the history continued from the close of the seventeenth century to the general peace of Europe in 1815 by Thomas Robbins
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 50150
    ContributionsRobbins, Thomas, 1777-1856
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination448 p
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15114769M

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