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4 edition of Derelict Britain. found in the catalog.

Derelict Britain.

Barr, John

Derelict Britain.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Lower Swansea Valley Project.,
    • Reclamation of land -- Great Britain.,
    • Waste lands -- Great Britain.,
    • Landscape protection -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 227-[231]

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH77.G7 B3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p.
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4774964M
      ISBN 100140210598
      LC Control Number75441260

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