aristocracy in Europe, 1815-1914 by D. C. B. Lieven

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  • Germany,
  • Great Britain,
  • Russia


  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Germany -- History.,
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Aristocracy (Social class) -- Russia -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 284-298) and index.

Book details

StatementDominic Lieven.
LC ClassificationsHT653.E9 L58 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1719901M
LC Control Number92023071

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