From the fury of the Northmen

and other stories of events that shaped our destiny in 8th to 19th century England. by Rhoda D. Power

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 247 Downloads: 906
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  • Great Britain
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    • Great Britain -- History -- Fiction.
    • Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Pauline Baynes.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.P888 Fr
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p.
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6199495M
      LC Control Number56008269
      OCLC/WorldCa1496425

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