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The wake of Wellington Englishness in 1852 by Peter W. Sinnema

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens, OH .
Written in English


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StatementPeter W. Sinnema.
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LC ClassificationsDA
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Paginationxxx, 165 p. :
Number of Pages165
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Open LibraryOL22725909M
ISBN 100821416790

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