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Labour in the coal-mining industry, 1914-1921

George Douglas Howard Cole

Labour in the coal-mining industry, 1914-1921

by George Douglas Howard Cole

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby G. D. H. Cole.
SeriesEconomic and social history of the World War, Publications of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Division of Economics and History
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 274p. ;
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17203496M

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