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Nineteenth-century British premiers

R. L. Leonard

Nineteenth-century British premiers

Pitt to Rosebery

by R. L. Leonard

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDick Leonard.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA531.2 .L40 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 354 p. :
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23187427M
    ISBN 101403939098, 0230209858
    ISBN 109781403939098, 9780230209855
    LC Control Number2009293867

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