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The life and times of Columbus

Cesare Giardini

The life and times of Columbus

by Cesare Giardini

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Published by Hamlyn in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colo n, Cristo bal, -- 1451-1506.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in Italian, Verona: Arnoldo Mondadori, 1966.

    Statementtext by Cesare Giardini ; translator Frances Lanza.
    SeriesPortraits of greatness
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13673809M

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