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A short history of Germany

Dunlop, John Kinninmont Sir

A short history of Germany

by Dunlop, John Kinninmont Sir

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Published by O. Wolff in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Germany -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sir John K. Dunlop.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD90 .D8 1965
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 178 p.
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5973389M
      LC Control Number65085610
      OCLC/WorldCa3331872

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