History meets fiction

by Beverley C. Southgate

Publisher: Pearson Longman in New York

Written in English
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  • Historiography -- Philosophy,
  • History -- Philosophy,
  • Fiction

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementBeverley Southgate.
SeriesHistory: concepts, theories and practice
LC ClassificationsD13 .S6234 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23213016M
ISBN 109781408220122
LC Control Number2009015912

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