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Great lives from history.

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Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • World history,
  • Biography,
  • World history

  • About the Edition

    This five volume work examines the lives of 450 individuals whose contributions greatly influenced the world"s cultures that flourished from the Renaissance through 1900. An annotated bibliography accompanies each entry.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Frank N. Magill.
    ContributionsMagill, Frank Northen, 1907-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT104 .G68 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 v. (lv, 2549, xx p.) ;
    Number of Pages2549
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2202316M
    ISBN 100893565512
    LC Control Number89024039


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