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History in a time of crisis.

C de B. Webb

History in a time of crisis.

by C de B. Webb

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Published by University of Cape Town in Cape Town .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesInaugural lectures. New series -- No. 47.
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21898967M
ISBN 100799202177
OCLC/WorldCa4302278

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