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Published by Arrowsmith in (London) .
Written in English


  • Hapsburg, House of.,
  • Austria -- History -- Francis Joseph, 1848-1916.

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Edition Notes

Statementby WickhamSteed.
LC ClassificationsDB36.1
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19095688M
LC Control Number38001307

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