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Men and centuries of European civilization

Louise Fargo Brown

Men and centuries of European civilization

by Louise Fargo Brown

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- History,
    • Europe -- Civilization

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [583]-628.

      Statement[by] Louise Fargo Brown and George Barr Carson, Jr.
      ContributionsCarson, George Barr, 1915- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD103 .B77
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 628, xvi p.
      Number of Pages628
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6028594M
      LC Control Number48003955
      OCLC/WorldCa392277

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        The Dawn of European Civilization book. The Dawn of European Civilization. DOI link for The Dawn of European Civilization. The Dawn of European Civilization book. By V Originally published between ,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social. At the beginning of this period, the European presence in the Islamic world was largely based on trade. Dutch, French, English, and Portuguese merchants first arrived in the late fifteenth century, attracted by the wealth that could be acquired in exporting luxury items to the European market, and encouraged by the Mughal and Safavid governments, which desired trade partners to stimulate the.

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