Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-169) and index.
|Series||Katalog muzejskih zbirki ;, 27|
|Contributions||Hrvatski povijesni muzej.|
|LC Classifications||CR115.C66 B67 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||173 p. :|
|Number of Pages||173|
|LC Control Number||97190231|
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