saga of the French occupation

Malta, 1798-1800 by Charles J. Boffa

Publisher: Progress Press Co. in [Malta]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 164).

Statementby Charles J. Boffa.
LC ClassificationsDG992.8 .B64 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL76490M
LC Control Number99179189

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