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William the Silent

prince of Orange, the moderate man of the sixteenth century; the story of his life as told from his own letters, from those of his friends and enemies and from official documents

by Ruth Putnam

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ruth Putnam
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDH188.W7 P9 1898
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25844686M
OCLC/WorldCa001816093, 4757704


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2 By Ruth Putnam G. Putnams Sons,   William the Silent: William of Nassau, Prince of Orange, View larger image. By: C. Wedgwood. Read Now. Select your format based upon: 1) how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool. To learn more about using Bookshare with Pages:   Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : C V ioned: ble.

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Putnam's sons, Subject Headings. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harrison, Frederic, William the Silent. New York, The Perkins book company, [] (OCoLC) William the Silent | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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