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From medieval to modern Wales

historical essays in honour of Kenneth O. Morgan and Ralph A. Griffiths

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Published by University of Wales Press in Cardiff .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Morgan, Kenneth O.,
  • Griffiths, Ralph Alan.,
  • Wales -- Historiography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by R. R. Davies and Geraint H. Jenkins.
    ContributionsDavies, R. R. 1938-, Jenkins, Geraint H. 1946-, University of Wales. Board of Celtic Studies. History and Law Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22152560M
    ISBN 100708318819


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