Machiavelli and the Mayflower how to understand the Europeans by Bob Gillespie

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Published by La Rémige SARL in Paris, France .

Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 161) and index.

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Statementby Bob Gillespie
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCB203 G554 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24550980M
ISBN 109782953386707
LC Control Number2009455994

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