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Brief history of England

Brief history of England

with notes, questions, and maps.

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Published by A. & W. Mackinlay in Halifax, N.S .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textbooks -- Nova Scotia.,
  • History -- Textbooks.,
  • Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 05876, Nova Scotia school series
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (55 fr.)
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19131857M
    ISBN 100665058764

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