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G.M. Trevelyan

a life in history

by David Cannadine

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in London, England, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Trevelyan, George Macaulay, 1876-1962.,
    • Historians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesGM Trevelyan
      StatementDavid Cannadine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA3.T7 C36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 288 p. :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL433324M
      ISBN 100140264825
      LC Control Number98141600
      OCLC/WorldCa39347556

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