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The Contribution Of Early Travel Narratives To The Historical Geography Of Greece

The Twenty-second J L Myres Memorial Lecture (J.L. Myres Memorial Lecture)

by Malcolm Wagstaff

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Published by University of Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical geography,
  • History,
  • Greece,
  • History - General History,
  • Travelers" writings, European,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Europe - Greece,
  • Historiography,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8479868M
    ISBN 100954664701
    ISBN 109780954664701

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