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Empire, welfare state, Europe

history of the United Kingdom, 1906-2001

by Trevor Owen Lloyd

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
    • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 20th century,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [501]-513) and index.

      StatementT.O. Lloyd.
      SeriesThe short Oxford history of the modern world
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.7 .L56 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 558 p. :
      Number of Pages558
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3584334M
      ISBN 100198700679
      LC Control Number2002282243

      Jytte Klausen, War and Welfare: Europe and the United States, to the. Present. New York: Palgrave, , v + pp. $ (paperback), ; $ (hardback) Reviewed for EH NET by David Coates, Department of Political Science, Wake. Forest University. Jytte Klausen’s study of War and Welfare is a very fine.


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