Greece and Rome the birth of Western civilization

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  • Civilization, Classical

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Other titlesBirth of Western civilization, Greece and Rome.
Statementedited by Michael Grant ; texts by Michael Grant ... [et al.].
ContributionsGrant, Michael, 1914-2004.
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL17604713M
ISBN 10051761636X

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