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Speeches in Greek historians

F. W. Walbank

Speeches in Greek historians

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Published by Blackwell in [Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek -- History and criticism,
    • Greece -- Historiography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby F. W. Walbank.
      SeriesThe J. L. Myres memotial lecture,, 8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD60 .J2 no. 3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[1], 20 p.
      Number of Pages20
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6017087M
      LC Control Number66075269
      OCLC/WorldCa3025432

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