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1797 French invasion at Fishguard a brief history = Glaniad y Ffrancod yn Abergwaun : hanes byr by Tony Roberts

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Published by Abercastle Publications in Blaenporth .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • French Expedition to Wales, 1797.,
  • Wales -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Fishguard (Wales) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Testun Cymraeg/Saesneg = Welsh/English text.

Statementby Tony Roberts / cyfieithiad gan Owain Rhys / illustrated by Elizabeth Roberts & Royston Hopson.
The Physical Object
Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17202303M
ISBN 101872887155
OCLC/WorldCa36838228

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