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2 edition of English history through historical novels. found in the catalog.

English history through historical novels.

Emily Bridgers

English history through historical novels.

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Published by University of North Carolina Library in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Historical fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Study and teaching.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [46]-48.

      SeriesUniversity of North Carolina. Library extension publication,, v. 22, no. 4, Library extension publication ;, v. 22, no. 4.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA4 .B7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p.
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6241201M
      LC Control Number57063609
      OCLC/WorldCa1729687


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