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Ireland in the contemporary world

Ireland in the contemporary world

essays in honour of Garret FitzGerald

by

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Published by Gill and Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1949-

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James Dooge.
    ContributionsFitzGerald, Garret, 1926-, Dooge, James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJN1415
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160p. ;
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22251277M
    ISBN 100717114945

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