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The Britons

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Arthur, King,
    • Britons,
    • Celts -- Great Britain,
    • Druids and Druidism,
    • Great Britain -- Civilization -- To 1066,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Celtic,
    • Great Britain -- History -- To 449

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [297]-317) and index.

      StatementChristopher A. Snyder.
      SeriesThe peoples of Europe
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA140 .S73 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 331 p. :
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3555469M
      ISBN 10063122260X, 0631222626
      LC Control Number2002011113

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