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The economic history of South Wales, prior to 1800.

David Jeffrey Davies

The economic history of South Wales, prior to 1800.

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Published by University of Wales Press Board in Cardiff .
Written in English

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The economic history of South Wales, prior to 1800. by David Jeffrey Davies Download PDF EPUB FB2

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South Wales (Welsh: De Cymru) is a loosely defined region of Wales bordered by England to the east and mid Wales to the north. It has a population of around million, almost three-quarters of the whole of Wales, includingin Cardiff,in Swansea andin lly considered to include the historic counties of Glamorgan and Monmouthshire, South Wales extends.

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