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History of the Hellenic world.

History of the Hellenic world.

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Published by Ekdotikē Athēnōn in Athens .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Editor of the English ed. George Phylactopoulos. English translation directed by Philip Sherrard]
      ContributionsPhylactopoulos, George S., 1905- ed., Ekdotikē Athēnōn.
      LC ClassificationsDF759 .H5813
      The Physical Object
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5432205M
      ISBN 100435366017
      LC Control Number73079236

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