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The world in 1900

Marc Walter

The world in 1900

a colour portrait

by Marc Walter

  • 370 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photochrom prints,
  • Historic sites,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Geography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarc Walter and Sabine Arqué ; preface by Jean-Christophe Rufin
    ContributionsArqué, Sabine
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG138.5 .W35513 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination384 p. :
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24813662M
    ISBN 100500287058
    ISBN 109780500287057
    LC Control Number2008399051
    OCLC/WorldCa166315010

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was an exceptional common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the th year of the 2nd millennium, the th and last year of the 19th century, and the 1st year of the s decade.

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