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Published in [London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945,
  • Great Britain -- Commerce

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC256.4 .A8
The Physical Object
Pagination[15] p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6437998M
LC Control Number42018796
OCLC/WorldCa12203744

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