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Hellas, a portrait of Greece

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Published by Villard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece.,
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece.,
    • Greece -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Nicholas Gage.
      ContributionsGage, Nicholas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF717 .G25 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p. :
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2739400M
      ISBN 100394556941
      LC Control Number86040120
      OCLC/WorldCa14166351


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