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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


  • Industries -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions.

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Statementby H. de B. Gibbins, with five maps and a plan.
ContributionsRees, J. F. 1883-1967.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 258 p.
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24190569M

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