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A history of England by Clayton Roberts

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • England


  • Great Britain -- History,
  • England -- Civilization

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and indexes.

StatementClayton Roberts, David Roberts.
ContributionsRoberts, David, 1923-
LC ClassificationsDA30 .R58 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2863417M
ISBN 100133899667, 0133899748
LC Control Number84026334

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