John de Witt and the Triple Alliance

  title={John de Witt and the Triple Alliance},
  author={Herbert Harvey Rowen},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={1 - 14}
  • H. H. Rowen
  • Published 1 March 1954
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Modern History
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