Published 1972 by Paisley College of Technology, Local Government Research Unit in Paisley .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[by] Ronald G. Young.|
|LC Classifications||JS4140 .Y68|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 67 leaves.|
|Number of Pages||67|
|LC Control Number||73165740|
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