Landscape and nationhood
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Landscape and nationhood tradition and modernity in rural Wales, 1900-1950 by Pyrs Gruffudd

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Written in English

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Thesis(Ph.D.) - Loughborough University of Technology.

Statementby Rolant Pyrs Gruffudd.
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Open LibraryOL13931283M

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