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Famous Lives (Adventure)

Bob Goodwin

Famous Lives (Adventure)

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Published by Durkin Hayes Publishing Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11258678M
    ISBN 100886251710
    ISBN 109780886251710

      And meet the woman who lived to ! Living to is a cause for celebration. According to the United Nations, in , there were just , people around the world who were years or older. And fortunately, reaching this milestone birthday is becoming more common than ever: By , the U.N. predicts that number will reach million. Plutarch's Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch's Lives, is a series of biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings, written in the late 1st : Plutarch.


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