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modern historian

Charles Harold Williams

modern historian

by Charles Harold Williams

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Published by T. Nelson and sons, ltd. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Methodology.,
  • Historiography.,
  • Historians, British.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C.H. Williams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16 .W6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 11-309 p.
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6386483M
    LC Control Number39011778
    OCLC/WorldCa1167856

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