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historian as a political force in Central Europe.

R. W. Seton-Watson

historian as a political force in Central Europe.

An inaugural lecture delivered on 2 November 1922

by R. W. Seton-Watson

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Published by School of Slavonic studies in the University of London, King"s College in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Historiography,
    • Europe -- History -- Study and teaching

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby R. W. Seton-Watson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD16 .S4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p.
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6685981M
      LC Control Number26001663
      OCLC/WorldCa7451115

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