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House of Lords, the City of London and political controversy in the mid-1760s

Patrick Woodland

House of Lords, the City of London and political controversy in the mid-1760s

the opposition to the cider excise further considered

by Patrick Woodland

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament. -- House of Lords.

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    StatementPatrick Woodland.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 57-87 ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20813665M

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Patrick WOODLAND, The House of Lords, the City of London and Political Controversy in the Mids: The Opposition to the Cider Excise Further Considered, in: Parliamentary Histp.

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See also Patrick Woodland, ‘Political Atomization and Regional Interests in the Parliament: The Impact of the Cider Debates, –’, ibid., 8 (), 63–89; and Patrick Woodland, ‘The House of Lords, the City of London and Political Controversy in the mids: the Opposition to the Cider Excise further considered’, ibid Author: H.

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