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Caesar. by Grant, Michael

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Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in London .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Caesar, Julius.,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 224-225.

StatementIntrod. by Elizabeth Longford.
SeriesGreat lives
LC ClassificationsDG261 .G66 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5110544M
ISBN 100297767194
LC Control Number74183068

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