The shaping of modern France

writings on French history since 1715 by James Friguglietti

Publisher: Macmillan in [New York]

Written in English
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      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by James Friguglietti and Emmet Kennedy. Introd. by Crane Brinton.
      ContributionsKennedy, Emmet, joint comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC40 .F73 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 633 p.
      Number of Pages633
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5679398M
      LC Control Number69010541

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