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The battlefields of England

Alfred Higgins Burne

The battlefields of England

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Published by Methuen, Barnes & Noble Books in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Battlefields -- England,
    • Historic sites -- England,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Alfred H. Burne. With a foreword by G. M. Trevelyan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA50 .B8 1973
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 315 p.
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5085764M
      ISBN 100064708330
      LC Control Number74156955
      OCLC/WorldCa825938

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