changing use of land in Britain by Robin H. Best and J.T. Coppock. by Robin Hewitson Best

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Published by Faber and Faber in London .

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Includes bibliography.

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ContributionsCoppock, John Terence, jt. author
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Pagination253 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages253
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Open LibraryOL19544456M

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