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chancellorship of Oxford a contemporary view with a little history by Roy Jenkins

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • University of Oxford -- Administration -- History

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Edition Notes

StatementRoy Jenkins.
SeriesThe Romanes lecture for 1996, Romanes lecture ;, 1996.
LC ClassificationsLF504 .J46 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL655866M
ISBN 100199513813
LC Control Number97000922

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