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2 edition of history of modern civilization found in the catalog.

history of modern civilization

Gustave Ducoudray

history of modern civilization

a handbook based upon Gustave Ducoudray"s "Histoire sommaire de la civilisation".

by Gustave Ducoudray

  • 366 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern,
  • Civilization -- History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDucoudray, Gustave, 1838-1906.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB357 D8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination585p.
    Number of Pages585
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14887111M

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