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Avignon papacy the popes in exile, 1305-1403 by Yves Renouard

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Published by Barnes & Noble in New York .
Written in English


  • Papacy -- History -- 1309-1378.

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Statementby Yves Renouard ; translated by Denis Bethell.
The Physical Object
Pagination157 p. :
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18490223M
ISBN 101566196205

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