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The English : a history of politics and society to 1760

Norman F. Cantor

The English : a history of politics and society to 1760

by Norman F. Cantor

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p. 501-510.

    StatementNorman R. Cantor.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination526 p. :
    Number of Pages526
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23233172M

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