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Meeting points of great civilizations around 1300

Sima M. Ćirković

Meeting points of great civilizations around 1300

the East and the West in south-east Europe

by Sima M. Ćirković

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Published by International Congress of Historical Sciences in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Europe, Eastern -- Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSima Ćirković.
    ContributionsInternational Committee of Historical Sciences., American Historical Association., International Congress of Historical Sciences (1975 : San Francisco)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13, [1] p. ;
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13593907M
    OCLC/WorldCa2795334


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