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Irish question today

John Hawkins

Irish question today

the problems and dangers of partition

by John Hawkins

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Published by Kraus Reprints in Nendeln/Liechtenstein .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- History -- 1920-,
  • Ireland -- Social conditions.,
  • Ireland -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Hawkins.
    SeriesResearch series (Fabian Society (Great Britain)) -- no. 54., Fabian research series -- no. 54.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52 p.
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16646205M

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