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Religion and radical politics in Birmingham 1830-1850.

John Ryan

Religion and radical politics in Birmingham 1830-1850.

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.Litt.) - University of Birmingham, School of History.

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