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Rothschild the wealth and power of a dynasty by Derek Wilson

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English



  • Europe


  • Rothschild family,
  • Bankers -- Europe -- Biography,
  • Businesspeople -- Europe -- Biography,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1789-1900

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Edition Notes

StatementDerek Wilson.
LC ClassificationsHG1552.R8 W56 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 490, [8] p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages490
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2042937M
ISBN 100684190184
LC Control Number88019736

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