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British democracy in the twentieth century

Dennis Starkings

British democracy in the twentieth century

by Dennis Starkings

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 127-128.

      Statementillustrated by C. W. Bacon.
      SeriesWorld outlook 1900-1965: a study series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.7 .S72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination133 p.
      Number of Pages133
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5513684M
      ISBN 100571088864
      LC Control Number73430953

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