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story of Western man

Ricker, John C.

story of Western man

by Ricker, John C.

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Published by Clarke, Irwin in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn C. Ricker, John T. Saywell.
    ContributionsSaywell, John T., 1929-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18134667M

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