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What"s wrong with Britain?.

Barbara Manley

What"s wrong with Britain?.

by Barbara Manley

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Published by Adelphi in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination166p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22813540M
ISBN 101856540812
OCLC/WorldCa29466985

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