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8 edition of The English National Character found in the catalog.

The English National Character

The History of an Idea from Edmund Burke to Tony Blair

by Peter Mandler

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Political ideologies,
  • History,
  • England,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • History: World,
  • National characteristics, British,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Art / General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Group identity,
  • National characteristics, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9772837M
    ISBN 100300120524
    ISBN 109780300120523

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