Long term population distribution in Great Britain--a study.

Report by an interdepartmental study group. by Department of the Environment

Publisher: H.M. Stationery Off. in London

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  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Migration, Internal -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Population.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

LC ClassificationsHB2043 .A45
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 205 p.
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5336724M
ISBN 100117504157
LC Control Number72190080

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