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English Civil War by Potter, R.

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Published by Almark Publishing in New Malden .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 94.

Statement[by] R. Potter and G. A. Embleton.
SeriesFocus on history
ContributionsEmbleton, G. A. joint author.
LC ClassificationsDA415 .P67
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4928491M
ISBN 100855241268, 0855241276
LC Control Number76355068

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