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Published by Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London .
Written in English


  • Local government -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Statement[written by Christopher Pick].
ContributionsGreat Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
The Physical Object
Pagination37 p. :
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20686089M

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