The Balkans since 1453
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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • The Balkans.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementL.S. Stavrianos.
SeriesRinehart books in European History
The Physical Object
Pagination970p. ;
Number of Pages970
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18403006M

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