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The story of British diplomacy

its makers and movements

by T. H. S. Escott

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Published by G. W. Jacobs & Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations,
  • Diplomacy -- History.,
  • Europe -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T. H. S. Escott ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., vii-xii, 419, [1] p.
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24171543M
    OCLC/WorldCa2531229

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