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Byzantium an introduction to East Roman civilization by Norman Hepburn Baynes

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statemented. by Norman H. Baynesand H. St. L.B. Moss.
ContributionsMoss, H. St. L. B
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 436 p. :
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19357660M

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