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companion to local history research.

John Campbell-Kease

companion to local history research.

by John Campbell-Kease

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Published by Guild in London .
Written in English


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Originally published: Sherborne: Alphabooks.

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Oxford Companions combine the functionality of a subject dictionary with the breadth and scope of an encyclopedia. Their lively, accessible, and informative style makes them readable and entertaining, providing unique coverage of a wide variety of over 50 subjects, from music, art, and literature, to science, warfare, and wine. David Hey has 50 books on Goodreads with ratings. David Hey’s most popular book is Oxford Companion to Family and Local History.

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