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13 edition of History found in the catalog.

History

a very short introduction

by Arnold, John

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy,
  • History, Methodology,
  • Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-130) and index.

    StatementJohn H. Arnold.
    SeriesVery short introductions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .A69 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134 p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL51704M
    ISBN 10019285352X
    LC Control Number99057694

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