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The Cambridge Ancient History

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, England .
Written in English

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Bibliography at the end of each volume.

Statementedited by J.B. Bury, S.A. Cook, F.E. Adcock
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL24411103M

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