Elections and Voters in Britain (Contemporary Political Studies (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm)).) by David Denver

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Subjects:

  • Elections & referenda,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • British Isles,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • Political Science / Foreign Legal Systems,
  • 1945-,
  • Elections,
  • Great Britain,
  • Politics and government,
  • Voting

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10556367M
ISBN 100333751914
ISBN 109780333751916

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