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$38.00 • £30.95 • €34.00

ISBN 9780674404076

Publication Date: 11/15/1999

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464 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 line illustration, 86 halftones

Belknap Press

A History of Young People in the West

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Giovanni Levi is Professor Emeritus of Economic History at the Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia.

Jean-Claude Schmitt is Director of Studies at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris.

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