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Spartacus rebellion by Ben Kane

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Published .
Written in English


  • Fiction,
  • Gladiators,
  • History

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Edition Notes

Previously published: London : Preface, 2012.

StatementBen Kane
LC ClassificationsPR6111.A536 S65 2013
The Physical Object
Pagination451 pages
Number of Pages451
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27144944M
ISBN 101250012775
ISBN 109781250012777, 9781250026088
LC Control Number2012042120
OCLC/WorldCa854500790, 820678650

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