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De Lamar Jensen, ed.
The Expansion of Europe: Motives, Methods, and Meanings.
Published Boston: D. C. Heath & Co., 1967.
Series: Problems in European Civilization.
Binding: paperback, perfect bound.
Printed in the USA.
Page count: xiv,123pp.
Main language: English.
Overall condition poor to fair: covers battered and creased; paper very yellowed with age; the top edge has been trimmed badly, resulting in some ripping to several of the page tops - on at least three sheets there are rips extending down into the text; the spine is not heavily creased, and the text appears to be free of marking.
This item £2.00
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Weight without packaging: 213g.
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Notes: final essay has notes at foot of page, otherwise no
Maps & plans: no
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