The People, the Law, and the Constitution in Scotland and England: A Comparative Approach to the Glorious Revolution

  title={The People, the Law, and the Constitution in Scotland and England: A Comparative Approach to the Glorious Revolution},
  author={Tim Harris},
  journal={Journal of British Studies},
  pages={28 - 58}
  • T. Harris
  • Published 1 January 1999
  • History
  • Journal of British Studies
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