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History of Rome, and of the Roman people

Victor Duruy

History of Rome, and of the Roman people

from its origin to the invasion of the barbarians

by Victor Duruy

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Published by Estes and Lauriat in Boston .
Written in English

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    Statementby Victor Duruy. Edited by J. P. Mahaffy
    ContributionsRipley, M. M., tr, Clarke, W. J., tr, Mahaffy, John Pentland, Sir, 1839-1919, ed
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 v. in 16.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26882720M

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