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Nineteenth Century

Asa Briggs

Nineteenth Century

The Contradictions of Progress

by Asa Briggs

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Bonanza Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Nineteenth century,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7687714M
    ISBN 10051746070X
    ISBN 109780517460702


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