England of Elizabeth

by A. L. Rowse

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press in Madison

Written in English
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  • Great Britain,
  • England


  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.,
  • England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.,
  • England -- Social conditions -- 16th century.

Edition Notes

StatementA.L. Rowse ; introduction by Christopher Haigh.
LC ClassificationsDA356 .R65 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvii, 17-605 p. ;
Number of Pages605
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3702602M
ISBN 100299188140
LC Control Number2003269431

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