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Country Life book of the living history of Britain

Country Life book of the living history of Britain

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Published by Book Club Associates .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p249-251. - Includesindex.

    Statementconsultant editor W.G.V. Balchin.
    ContributionsBalchin, W. G. V. 1916-, Country Life.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA30
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22088270M

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