Politics and the Pound The Tories, the Economy and Europe by Philip Stephens

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Published by Trans-Atlantic Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • British & Irish history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies,
  • International relations,
  • Monetary economics,
  • Political economy,
  • Europe,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Economics - Macroeconomics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: American

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10553243M
ISBN 100333632974
ISBN 109780333632970

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