England and the salt trade in the later Middle Ages by A. R. Bridbury

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  • Europe,
  • Great Britain


  • Salt industry and trade -- Europe -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Salt industry and trade -- Great Britain -- History -- To 1500.

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Statementby A. R. Bridbury.
LC ClassificationsHD9213.A2 B7 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 198 p.
Number of Pages198
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5417140M
ISBN 10083717001X
LC Control Number73009261

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