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Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV

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Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV. / Rowlands, Guy Robert.

The Third Reign of Louis XIV, c.1682-1715. ed. / Julia Prest; Guy Rowlands. Abingdon : Routledge, 2016. p. 38-52 (Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750).

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Rowlands, GR 2016, Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV. in J Prest & G Rowlands (eds), The Third Reign of Louis XIV, c.1682-1715. Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750, Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 38-52. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315552262-11

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Rowlands, G. R. (2016). Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV. In J. Prest, & G. Rowlands (Eds.), The Third Reign of Louis XIV, c.1682-1715 (pp. 38-52). (Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315552262-11

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Rowlands GR. Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV. In Prest J, Rowlands G, editors, The Third Reign of Louis XIV, c.1682-1715. Abingdon: Routledge. 2016. p. 38-52. (Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750). https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315552262-11

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Rowlands, Guy Robert. / Royal finances in the Third Reign of Louis XIV. The Third Reign of Louis XIV, c.1682-1715. editor / Julia Prest ; Guy Rowlands. Abingdon : Routledge, 2016. pp. 38-52 (Politics and Culture in Europe, 1650-1750).

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