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Seven medieval queens

Joseph Henry Dahmus

Seven medieval queens

by Joseph Henry Dahmus

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Queens -- Biography.,
  • Biography -- Middle Ages, 500-1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Joseph Dahmus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD107.3 .D24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333 p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5707797M
    LC Control Number70171285

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