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The history of the discovery and conquest of America

William Robertson

The history of the discovery and conquest of America

by William Robertson

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Published by W. Milner in Halifax [N.S.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • America -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • America -- History -- To 1810.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wm. Robertson ; abridged, with a memoir of the author from that by Dugald Stewart.
    ContributionsStewart, Dugald, 1753-1828.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination7 microfiches (318 fr.)
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21757837M
    ISBN 100665495404


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