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John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron
a former municipal borough in SE England, now part of the London borough of Ealing: center of Puritanism at the time of Cromwell.
a city in NE Massachusetts.
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in medieval Europe
a jacket or jerkin, originally of quilted cotton, worn under a coat of mail
a leather jacket padded with mail
C14: from Old French
probably ultimately from Arabic
a district of the London borough of Ealing
John Emerich Edward Dalberg,
1st Baron. 1834–1902, English historian: a proponent of Christian liberal ethics and adviser of Gladstone
his grandfather, Sir
John Francis Edward.
1736–1811, European naval commander and statesman: admiral of Tuscany (1774–79) and Naples (1779 onwards) and chief minister of Naples (1779–1806)
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