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The economic history of Ireland in the eighteenth century

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Published by Maunsel and company limited in Dublin and London .
Written in English

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  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- Economic conditions.,
    • Ireland -- History -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George O"Brien.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC257 .I603
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 437, [8] p.
      Number of Pages437
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6617781M
      LC Control Number19011997
      OCLC/WorldCa5466421

      The late eighteenth century witnessed an explosion of intellectual activity in Scotland by such luminaries as David Hume, Adam Smith, Hugh Blair, William Robertson, Adam Ferguson, James Boswell, and Robert Burns. And the books written by these seminal thinkers made a significant mark during their time in almost every field of polite literature and higher learning throughout .


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