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How the world"s first cities began

Arthur S. Gregor

How the world"s first cities began

by Arthur S. Gregor

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Cities and towns -- History.,
  • Civilization.

  • About the Edition

    A history of the development of cities and towns as they reflect the parallel development of civilization.

    Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Arthur S. Gregor. Illustrated by W. T. Mars.
    ContributionsMars, W. T. illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG140 .G74
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5529744M
    LC Control Number67004594

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