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Hundred Years War by Jonathan Sumption

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Published by BCA in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hundred Years" War, 1339-1453.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 1066-1485.,
  • France -- History, Military -- 1328-1589.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJonathan Sumption. Vol.2, Trial by fire.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 680p. :
Number of Pages680
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21063547M

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