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Western Civilization at the University of Chicago An Introduction for Teachers by Eric Cochrane

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English


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ContributionsJulius Kirshner (Editor), John Boyer (Editor)
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Open LibraryOL7415517M
ISBN 100226069559
ISBN 109780226069555

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