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People in Britain.

People in Britain.

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Published by Foreign & Commonwealth Office in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lifestyles -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs.

  • About the Edition

    The text traces the historical assimilation of the people of Britain, and identifies the political, economic, social, and cultural influences and pursuits that determine and typify the British way of life.

    Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA10.5 .P46 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15554574M

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