Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-307) and index.
|Series||Palgrave essential histories|
|LC Classifications||DS125 .B74 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 320 p. :|
|Number of Pages||320|
|ISBN 10||0333676319, 0333676327|
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