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3 edition of Black Tom found in the catalog.

Black Tom

Sir Thomas Fairfax and the English Revolution (Politics, Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain)

by Andrew Hooper

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Published by Manchester University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: historical,
  • British & Irish history: c 1500 to c 1700,
  • Great Britain - History - Tudor And Stuart (1485-1714),
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • England,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • History / Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7860083M
    ISBN 100719071089
    ISBN 109780719071089

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