Local government in Britain. by Great Britain. Central Office of Information. Reference Division.

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  • Local government -- Great Britain.

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Bibliography: p. 43.

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SeriesCentral Office of Information reference pamphlet ; 1, Central Office of Information reference pamphlet ;, 1.
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LC ClassificationsJS3113 .G65 1975
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Pagination[3], 43 p. :
Number of Pages43
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Open LibraryOL4948272M
ISBN 100117006793
LC Control Number76376230

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