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History of Germany

James Sime

History of Germany

by James Sime

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Published by Macmillan and Co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previously owned by The Female School of Art, presented to them by Macmillan & Co., 27/2/1875.

Statementby James Sime ; edited by Edward A. Freeman.
SeriesHistorical Course for Schools -- V
ContributionsFreeman, Edward A.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,282, [4, adverts] :
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13871975M

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From the 15th to 17th centuries, the most important book fair in Germany was held in Frankfurt, a custom which would be revived in Plundering of the Jewish quarter during the Fettmilch Rebellion In the early 17th century tensions between the guilds and the patricians, who dominated the city council, led to substantial unrest. Explore our list of German History - - (German Empire / Kaiserreich) Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

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