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Narses hammer of the Goths : the life and times of Narses the Eunuch by L. H. Fauber

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Italy


  • Narses, ca. 478-ca. 573.,
  • Goths -- Italy -- History.,
  • Italy -- History -- 476-774.,
  • Italy -- History, Military.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-230) and index.

StatementLawrence Fauber.
LC ClassificationsDG512.6 .F38 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p. :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2225219M
ISBN 100312041268
LC Control Number89070035

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