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Egypt and western Asia in antiquity

Ferdinand Justi

Egypt and western Asia in antiquity

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Published by Lea brothers & company in Philadelphia, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt,
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • History, Ancient,
    • Egypt -- History, Ancient,
    • Middle East -- History

    • Edition Notes

      First published 1902.

      Statementby Ferdinand Justi ... Sara Yorke Stevenson ... and Morris Jastrow, jr. ... in part tr. under the supervision of John Henry Wright.
      SeriesA history of all nations ... [vol. I]
      ContributionsStevenson, Sara Yorke, 1847-1921., Jastrow, Morris, 1861-1921., Wright, John Henry, 1852-1908.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD20 .F59
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii p., 1 l., 353 p.
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6952872M
      LC Control Number05007881
      OCLC/WorldCa3672269


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