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Lords of the sea

the epic story of the Athenian navy and the birth of democracy

by J. R. Hale

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy -- Greece -- Athens -- History -- To 1500,
  • Athens (Greece) -- History, Naval

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John R. Hale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsV37 .H355 2009
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationxxxiii, 395 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22984429M
    ISBN 10067002080X
    ISBN 109780670020805
    LC Control Number2009001796

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