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Empire of ancient Greece

Jean Kinney Williams

Empire of ancient Greece

by Jean Kinney Williams

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C. -- Juvenile literature,
  • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C. -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJean Kinney Williams.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesGreat empires of the past
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF215 .W58 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23022474M
    ISBN 109781604131659
    LC Control Number2009004460
    OCLC/WorldCa290487548

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