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Random House Dictionary of World Biography

by Random House

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Published by Random House Reference .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages544
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7426806M
ISBN 100375721169
ISBN 109780375721168
OCLC/WorldCa61296040

The Random House Dictionary of the English Language: Second / 2nd Edition: Unabridged [English Language Word Reference, practical Study of usage, Spelling, definitions and Pronunciation, Word Roots, Idioms, writing, Writer Reference, Pps + maps] Stuart Berg Flexner / Leonore Crary Hauck / Jess Stein / Maps By C. S. Hammond and Company. : The Random House Dictionary of the English Language, 2nd Edition, Unabridged () and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(18).

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