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Northern Ireland economy: a special case?.

John Houston

Northern Ireland economy: a special case?.

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Published by Conservative Research Department in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPolitics Today -- no.16 August 1976
ContributionsConservative Party. Conservative Research Department.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 275-288
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21461265M


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