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Historical Dictionary of United Kingdom

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history,
  • Reference works,
  • Northern Ireland,
  • Scotland,
  • Wales,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Reference,
  • History - General History,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11320720M
    ISBN 100810834421
    ISBN 109780810834422
    OCLC/WorldCa490447517

      Cassell's gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland, being a complete topographical dictionary of the United Kingdom; with numerous illustrations and sixty maps Item Preview remove-circlePages:


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Panton is professor emeritus at the University of Southern Mississippi, where he was dean of the Honors College. His publications include Historical Dictionary of the United Kingdom (co-authored with Keith A.

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