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Spain: the rise of the first world power.

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Published by Published for the Office for International Studies and Programs by the University of Alabama Press in University .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Spain -- History -- To 711,
    • Spain -- History -- 711-1516

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [325]-331.

      SeriesMediterranean Europe series,, 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDP99 .R3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination341 p.
      Number of Pages341
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4466378M
      ISBN 100817357041
      LC Control Number79135705


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