Trade unions, the challenge before them
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Published by Industrial Educational and Research Foundation in London .
Written in English


  • Trade-unions -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

"Prepared for a seminarto be held on May 4th, 1971".

Statementby B.C. Roberts.
SeriesThe company and its responsibilities
LC ClassificationsHD6664
The Physical Object
Pagination15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21110818M
ISBN 100900853204

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