Rivalry, reason, and revolution by Leonard Frank James

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  • Europe,
  • United States


  • Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.,
  • Europe -- History -- 1648-1789.,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.,
  • Europe -- History.,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

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One in a five volume series on the history of Western civilization, this volume traces the history of Europe and the United States from the twelfth to the eighteenth century.

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Statementby Leonard F. James. Content editor: Jean P. KixMiller. Project co-ordinator: John R. L. Dent. Maps: David Cox & Jill Thompson. Picture research: Sandi Hughes-Jones and John Dent. Typography: Carl F. Zahn.
SeriesHis Western man and the modern world, 2
LC ClassificationsCB245 .J34 vol. 2, D209 .J34 vol. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5290884M
ISBN 100080172008, 0080172016
LC Control Number72010954

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