Housing policy and the housing system
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Housing policy and the housing system by Murie, Alan.

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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Housing -- Great Britain.,
  • Housing policy -- Great Britain.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Alan Murie, Pat Niner, Christopher Watson.
SeriesUrban and regional studies ;, no. 7, Urban and regional studies (George Allen & Unwin) ;, no. 7.
ContributionsNiner, Pat, joint author., Watson, C. J., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHD7333.A3 M85 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, xix, 282 p. ;
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4942224M
ISBN 10004350051X
LC Control Number76369700

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