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4 edition of The Contemporary Age (Journey Through History Series) found in the catalog.

The Contemporary Age (Journey Through History Series)

Carme Peris

The Contemporary Age (Journey Through History Series)

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World - General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • History, Modern,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Babies & Toddlers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9445221M
    ISBN 100516084712
    ISBN 109780516084718


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The Contemporary Age (Journey Through History Series) by Carme Peris Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Intellectual History of the Modern Age (IHM) Books in this series examine intellectual history from the Renaissance to the present, chiefly in the geographical areas of Europe and North America but with an eye to broader developments across the globe.

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