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A Dictionary of British history

A Dictionary of British history

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Published by Pan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London , Secker & Warburg, 1981.

    Statementeditorial consultant J.P. Kenyon.
    ContributionsKenyon, J. P. 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination410p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18282606M
    ISBN 100330267965

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