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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Hanover, House of.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- George I, 1714-1727.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Wolfgang Michael ; translated and adapted from the German.
SeriesEngland under George I ;, [1], Studies in modern history (Macmillan & Co.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA499 .M513 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 406 p. ;
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4260834M
ISBN 100313230404
LC Control Number81006495

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