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4 edition of Historical dictionary of Germany found in the catalog.

Historical dictionary of Germany

by Wayne C. Thompson

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Germany -- History -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [515]-637).

      Statementby Wayne C. Thompson, Susan L. Thompson, Juliet S. Thompson.
      SeriesEuropean historical dictionaries ;, no. 4
      ContributionsThompson, Susan L., Thompson, Juliet S., 1971-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD84 .T48 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 637 p. :
      Number of Pages637
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1082092M
      ISBN 100810828693
      LC Control Number94005673

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