Parliament and the Atlantic Empire (Parliamentary History) by Philip Lawson

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  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Central government,
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Representative Government,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • British Commonwealth,
  • North America,
  • Emigration & Immigration,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • 18th century,
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Legislative bodies,
  • Parliament,
  • Quâebec (Province),
  • United States,
  • West Indies

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9469023M
ISBN 100748606289
ISBN 109780748606283

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