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traveller"s guide to early medieval Britain

Anthony Goodman

traveller"s guide to early medieval Britain

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Raul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities. -- Guidebooks.,
  • Great Britain -- Guidebooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 127.

    StatementAnthony Goodman & Michael Cyprien.
    GenreGuidebooks.
    ContributionsCyprien, Michael.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16572193M


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