Actions of the Low Countries by Roger Williams

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Published by Folger Books .

Written in English

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  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Western Continental Europe,
  • History: American

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FormatHardcover
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Open LibraryOL9789083M
ISBN 100918016401
ISBN 109780918016409
OCLC/WorldCa232538301

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- James D. Tracy, University of Minnesota The history of the smaller European countries is rather neglected in the teaching of European history at university level.

We are therefore pleased to announce the publication of the first comprehensive history of the Low Countries - in English. The history of the smaller European countries is rather neglected in the teaching of European history at university level.

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