Historian"s handbook
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Historian"s handbook a key to the study and writing of history

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Historiography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementWood Gray ; with the collaboration of William Columbus Davis...(et al.).
ContributionsGray, Wood.
LC ClassificationsD13
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 88 p. :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20123492M

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