The Second ‘Hundred Years War’, 1689–1815

  title={The Second ‘Hundred Years War’, 1689–1815},
  author={Hamish Scott},
  journal={The Historical Journal},
  pages={443 - 469}
  • H. Scott
  • Published 1 June 1992
  • History
  • The Historical Journal
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