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Libraries, languages and the interpretation of the past

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Published in [Surrey, England] :University of Surrey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and society.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW.G. Simpson.
    ContributionsUniversity of Surrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ716.4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17106981M

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