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trouble with Ulster. by Jenkins, Simon.

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Published in London .
Written in English

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SeriesThe economist -- 291:7344
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p. 38-54
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19482553M

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