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A History of the Classical Greek World

478-323 BC (Blackwell History of the Ancient World)

by Peter Rhodes

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Published by Blackwell Publishing, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • GREECE_HISTORY_TO 146 B.C.,
  • History / Ancient / Greece,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Greece,
  • To 146 B.C

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages424
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9655717M
    ISBN 100631225641
    ISBN 109780631225645


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