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Quality of life in Britain"s intermediate cities

Quality of life in Britain"s intermediate cities

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Published by Glasgow Quality of Life Group in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p52-54.

StatementRobert Rogerson, ... (et al.).
ContributionsRogerson, Robert., Glasgow Quality of Life Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination58p. :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20293124M
ISBN 100901222011
OCLC/WorldCa26636071

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