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A short history of the English people

John Richard Green

A short history of the English people

by John Richard Green

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Richard Green. Rev. and enl., with epilogue by Alice Stopford Green, with maps and tables.
      ContributionsGreen, Alice Stopford, 1848-1929.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA3 .G7 1916
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., xlvii, 1040 p.
      Number of Pages1040
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6589155M
      LC Control Number16016535
      OCLC/WorldCa4676430

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