The days of the musketeers by Miquel, Pierre

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Published by Silver Burdett Co. in Morristown, N.J .

Written in English

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  • France,
  • Europe

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  • France -- Civilization -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Europe -- Civilization -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.,
  • France -- Civilization -- 17th century.,
  • Europe -- Civilization -- 17th century.

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Brief text and illustrations describe the day-to-day life and the major political, military, cultural, and social events in the major countries of Europe during the seventeenth century.

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StatementPierre Miquel ; illustrated by Claude and Denise Millet ; [translated by LinguAssist].
SeriesSilver Burdett picture histories
ContributionsMillett, Claude, ill., Millett, Denise, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDC33.4 .M5513 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3787684M
ISBN 100382066170
LC Control Number81052602

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