Provinces of England; a study of some geographical aspects of devolution.

by C. B. Fawcett

Publisher: Hutchinson University Library in London]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementRev. with a new pref. by W. Gordon East [and] S.W. Wooldridge.
SeriesHutchinson"s University library: geography
LC ClassificationsJN297 F4 F3 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14714715M

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Excerpt from Provinces of England: A Study of Some Geographical, Aspects of Devolution This book may be regarded as an essay in the application of Geography to a particular political problem, that of the delimitation of Provinces of England.

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Book description: England remains a gaping hole in the devolution settlement. Devolution will not be complete, and the settlement may not be stable, until the English Question has been solved.

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