|Statement||by William H. McNeill ; drawings by Béla Petheö.|
|LC Classifications||CB69 .M34 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxii, 828 p. :|
|Number of Pages||828|
|LC Control Number||91024224|
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