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|Statement||[by] W. Norman Pittenger.|
|Series||Immortals of history|
|LC Classifications||DA207 .P54|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 149 p.|
|Number of Pages||149|
|LC Control Number||72098670|
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