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Germania by P. Cornelius Tacitus

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Published by Methuen and Co. in London .
Written in English

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Statemented. with introduction, notes and appendix by R. F. Davis.
ContributionsDavis, R. F.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21044542M

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