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France overseas through the old re gime.

Herbert Ingram Priestley

France overseas through the old re gime.

by Herbert Ingram Priestley

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Published by D. Appleton-Century company, incorporated in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France -- Colonies

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Institute of social sciences, University of California.

    ContributionsUniversity of California. Institute of Social Sciences.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination393 p.
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14316223M
    LC Control Number40000141

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