The Urban and regional transformation of Britain

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Published by Methuen in London, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Regional economics.,
  • Social change.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1964-1979.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- 1979-1997.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-

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Statementedited by J.B. Goddard and A.G. Champion.
SeriesUniversity paperback ;, 807
ContributionsGoddard, J B., Champion, A. G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC256.6 .U72 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 281 p. :
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3165982M
ISBN 100416309003
LC Control Number83007952

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