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Published by Avebury in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Press and politics -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Jean Seaton & Ben Pimlott.
ContributionsSeaton, Jean., Pimlott, Ben, 1945-
LC ClassificationsPN5124.P6 M44 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 266 p. ;
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2737340M
ISBN 100566009307
LC Control Number86031842

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