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Peoples, Nations and Cultures An A-Z of the Peoples of the World, Past and Present by John Mackenzie

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


  • Human geography / peoples of the world,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • World - General,
  • History / World,
  • STUDY NOTES - SparkNotes,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • History: World

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages672
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10321658M
ISBN 100304365505
ISBN 109780304365500

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