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Published by Research School CNWS, School of Asian, African and Amerindian Studies in Leiden, The Netherlands .
Written in English


  • Historians -- Interviews.,
  • Imperialism -- Historiography.,
  • Europe -- Territorial expansion.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesItinerario.
Statementedited by Leonard Blussé, Frans-Paul van der Putten, Hans Vogel.
SeriesCNWS publications
ContributionsBlussé, Léonard, 1946-, Putten, Frans-Paul van der., Vogel, Hans, 1952-
The Physical Object
Pagination339 p. :
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22277433M
ISBN 109073782740

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