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Studies in British imperial history

essays in honour of A.P. Thornton

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1837-1901.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gordon Martel.
    ContributionsThornton, A. P., Martel, Gordon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA16, DA16 S89 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 231 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19196866M
    ISBN 100333361989

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