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Title:
A digest of the laws, customs, manners, and institutions of the ancient and modern nations.
Author:
Dew, Thomas R. (Thomas Roderick), 1802-1846.
Publication Information:
New York : D. Appleton & company, 1865.

©1852
Physical Description:
iv, 662 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Ancient history: Antediluvian history. Postdiluvian history. Monumental history. Egypt. Asia. Europe. Greece. Rome.--Modern history: Feudal system. Chivalry. Religions compared, rise of Christianity. Cities, growth and decay of their power. Revival of literature. Progress of regal authority, standing armies, balance of power. Reformation. Formation of English constitution. French revolution.
Format :
Book