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Civil liberties in Britain

Cox, Barry

Civil liberties in Britain

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil rights -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [335]-336.

      StatementBarry Cox.
      SeriesA Penguin special
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC599.G7 C67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336 p. ;
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5250687M
      ISBN 10014052312X
      LC Control Number75323262
      OCLC/WorldCa1660031


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