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Death and life in the tenth century

Eleanor Shipley Duckett

Death and life in the tenth century

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tenth century

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 329-349

    Statementby Eleanor Duckett
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD123 .D8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 359 p.
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14642910M
    LC Control Number66-17022


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