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Where Britain belongs

Peter Unwin

Where Britain belongs

by Peter Unwin

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Published by David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth II, 1952-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter Unwin.
    SeriesOccasional paper -- no. 9, Occasional paper (David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies) -- no. 9.
    ContributionsDavid Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA589.8 .U59 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. ;
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23399811M
    LC Control Number2009415682

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