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Cardinal Richelieu

Joseph Bergin

Cardinal Richelieu

power and the pursuit of wealth

by Joseph Bergin

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, -- duc de, -- 1585-1642 -- Finance, Personal,
  • France -- History -- Louis XIII, 1610-1643,
  • France -- Economic conditions -- 17th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph Bergin.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 341 p. :
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23814994M
    ISBN 100300034955


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