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Barbarians to angels

the Dark Ages reconsidered

by Peter S. Wells

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle Ages,
  • Civilization, Medieval,
  • Europe -- History -- 476-1492

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter S. Wells.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD117 .W45 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18285127M
    ISBN 109780393060751
    LC Control Number2008002501

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