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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Europe -- History -- 17th century -- Sources

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Statementedited by Eric Cochrane, Charles M. Gray, and Mark A. Kishlansky
SeriesUniversity of Chicago readings in Western Civilization -- 6
ContributionsCochrane, Eric W, Gray, Charles M., Kishlansky, Mark A
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 608 p. ;
Number of Pages608
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18112150M
ISBN 100226069486, 0226069478
LC Control Number85016328

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