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The ruin of rural England

Jason Lewis Roberts

The ruin of rural England

an interpretation of late nineteenth century agricultural depression : 1879-1914

by Jason Lewis Roberts

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Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.) - Loughborough University, 1997.

Statementby Jason Lewis Roberts.
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Open LibraryOL17304572M

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