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2 edition of labyrinth of Europe found in the catalog.

labyrinth of Europe

Michael Burn

labyrinth of Europe

by Michael Burn

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Methuen & Co., Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.,
    • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1914-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Michael Burn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA586 .B8 1939
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 307, [1] p.
      Number of Pages307
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6389143M
      LC Control Number39017704
      OCLC/WorldCa4905909

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