The Long Eighteenth Century British Political and Social History 1688-1832 (The Arnold History of Britain Series) by Frank O"Gorman

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  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Social history,
  • World history: c 1500 to c 1750,
  • World history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History - General History,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • British Empire,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • 18th century,
  • 1689-1702,
  • 1800-1837,
  • Great Britain,
  • Politics and government

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Number of Pages432
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Open LibraryOL9897738M
ISBN 100340567511
ISBN 109780340567517

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