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Greece

Vasileion tis Ellados
  • John Paxton
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

HISTORY. Greece gained her independence from Turkey in 1821-29, and by the Protocol of London, of 3 Feb. 1830, was declared a kingdom, under the guarantee of Great Britain, France and Russia. For details of the subsequent history to 1947 see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1957, pp. 1069-70 and for details of the monarchy see The Statesman’s Year-Book, 1973-74, p. 1000.

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1974

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  • John Paxton

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