sieges of Nicosia and Famagusta with a sketch of the earlier history of Cyprus by Antonio Maria Graziani

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Published by St. Vincent"s Press in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cyprus -- History.,
  • Nicosia (Cyprus) -- History.,
  • Famagusta (Cyprus) -- History.,
  • Cyprus -- History -- Turkish conquest, 1570-1571.

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Statementedited, from Midgley"s translation of Bishop Graziani"s History of the war of Cyprus, by Claude Delaval Cobham.
ContributionsCobham, Claude Delaval, 1842-1915., Midgley, Robert, 1655?-1723.
The Physical Object
Pagination57p. ;
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18656689M

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