The Sea Lady

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The country occupies the major part of the British Isles [126] archipelago and includes the island of Great Britain, the northeastern one-sixth of the island of Ireland and some smaller surrounding islands. More than 885,000 British soldiers died on the battlefields of World War I. What does he remember and why does he remember it now? Meanwhile the Scottish Nationalist Government allowed 16 and 17 year olds to vote in the 2014 referendum on Scottish independence.

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Publisher: Mariner Books; 1 edition (May 12, 2008)

ISBN: B008Z5Z610

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