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Britain and Unesco

Arthur Walter James

Britain and Unesco

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Published by Ministry of Overseas Development in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unesco -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Walter James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAS4.U825 G68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5651063M
    LC Control Number68090090


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