The Yorkshire Elections of 1806 and 1807: a study in electoral management

  title={The Yorkshire Elections of 1806 and 1807: a study in electoral management},
  author={E. Anthony Smith},
  journal={Northern History},
  • E. A. Smith
  • Published 1967
  • Political Science
  • Northern History
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