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British myth in contemporary Ireland

James B. Galway

British myth in contemporary Ireland

by James B. Galway

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Published by Peace People in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby James B. Galway.
ContributionsPeace People (Northern Ireland)
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21460659M

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