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France; an interpretive history.

by Ernest John Knapton

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 559-597.

      StatementDesign and map illus.: Robert Sugar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC39 .K64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 616 p.
      Number of Pages616
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5703908M
      ISBN 100684103338
      LC Control Number70143941
      OCLC/WorldCa152355

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Knapton, Ernest John. France; an interpretive history. New York, Scribner [] (OCoLC) A competent but pedestrian survey with no particular interpretive perspective beyond a serene, vague, centrist bias.

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