Courtaulds: An Economic and Social History Volume 3
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Courtaulds: An Economic and Social History Volume 3 Crisis and Change, 1940-1965 by D.C. Coleman

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages360
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Open LibraryOL9898573M
ISBN 100199201110
ISBN 109780199201112

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