A History of British industrial relations, 1914-1939 / $ edited by Chris Wrigley



Publisher: Harvester, $ c 1987 in Brighton

Written in English
Published: Pages: 328 Downloads: 83
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  • Industrial relations -- Great Britain -- History

Edition Notes

Includes index

ContributionsWrigley, Chris
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 328p. ;
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23749424M
ISBN 100710809336, 0710811551

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