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Prussia and the Franco-Prussian war containing a brief narrative of the origin of the kingdom, its past history, and a detailed account of the causes and results of the late war with Austria; with a full and authenic history of the origin, progress, and result of the Great European conflict of 1870-71 ; including biographies of King William, Napoleon III, and Count Bismarck by John S. C. Abbott

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Published by A.H. Hovey in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871,
  • History

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Edition Notes

Statementby John S.C. Abbott
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 406 p. :
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25489569M
OCLC/WorldCa10211896

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