England in the twentieth century, 1914-1963.
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England in the twentieth century, 1914-1963. by David Thomson

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Middlesex] .
Written in English


  • Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [292]-295.

SeriesThe Pelican history of England -- 9
LC ClassificationsDA30 P4 v.9
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 304 p. --
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17207065M

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