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What ever happened to the Tories the Conservative Party since 1945. by Ian Gilmour

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Published by Fourth Estate in London .
Written in English


  • Conservative Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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LC ClassificationsJN"1129"C7"G54"1997
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20652543M
ISBN 101857024753

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