Rome on the Euphrates
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Rome on the Euphrates by Freya Stark

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Published by Transatlantic Arts .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Italy,
  • Travel writing

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7860250M
ISBN 100719513359
ISBN 109780719513350

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