British foreign policy to 1985.



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British foreign policy in the age of Walpole by Black, Jeremy.; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Foreign relations; Places: Great Britain; People: Robert Walpole Earl of Orford (); Times:   Foreign policy.

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British foreign policy in the age of Walpole by Black, Jeremy. Publication date Topics Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, Publisher Edinburgh: J. Donald ; Atlantic Highlands, NJ, USA: Exclusive distribution in the U.S.A.

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data British foreign policy: the New Labour years / edited by Oliver Daddow and Jamie Gaskarth.

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