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consequences of unjust war

J. Bicheno

consequences of unjust war

a discourse, delivered at Newbury, February 28, 1810, being the day appointed by proclamation for a general fast : to which the authorities are appended, in confirmation of the facts asserted

by J. Bicheno

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Published by Printed for J. Johnson and Co. ...; Lansdown, Bristol; Ogle, Edinburgh; Ogle, Glasgow; Rusher and Snare, Reading; and Fuller, Newbury in London .
Written in English

  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815.

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    Statementby J. Bicheno, M.A.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], 66, [1] p. ([1] p. at end advertisements)
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18752297M

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