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The madness of kings

personal trauma and the fate of nations

by Vivian Hubert Howard Green

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Published by A. Sutton in Dover, NH .
Written in English

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  • Diseases and history.
    • Subjects:
    • Kings and rulers -- Mental health,
    • Diseases and history

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVivian Green.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD21.3 .G73 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1077126M
      ISBN 100750903422
      LC Control Number94000310

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King Nebuchadnezzar II of Babylon was a prolific builder. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Stroud, UK: Sutton Publishing Limited, Description: xii, pages.

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