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German culture

the contribution of the Germans to knowledge, literature, art, and life

by W. P. Paterson

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Published by T. C. & E. C. Jack in London .
Written in English

  • Germany -- Civilization.

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    Statemented. by Prof. W. P. Paterson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination384 p.
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24181200M

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