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The French Revolution in a Mediterranean community

McPhee, Peter

The French Revolution in a Mediterranean community

Collioure 1780-1815

by McPhee, Peter

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Published by History Dept., University of Melbourne in Parkville, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Collioure (France),
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Collioure (France) -- History.,
    • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesCollioure, 1780-1815
      StatementPeter McPhee.
      SeriesMelbourne University history monograph series ;, no. 10
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC195.C566 M3713 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 111 p. :
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3754040M
      ISBN 100868398764
      LC Control Number2003446724
      OCLC/WorldCa25659222

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