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Published by Mansell Pub. in London, New York .
Written in English



  • Cowley (Oxford, England),
  • England,
  • Oxford


  • Automobile industry workers -- England -- Oxford -- History.,
  • Automobile industry and trade -- England -- Oxford -- History.,
  • Cowley (Oxford, England)

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Edition Notes

Other titlesFactory & the city.
Statementedited by Teresa Hayter and David Harvey.
SeriesEmployment and work relations in context series, Employment and work relations in context.
ContributionsHayter, Teresa., Harvey, David, 1935-
LC ClassificationsHD8039.A82 G74 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 308 p. :
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1401563M
ISBN 100720121396
LC Control Number93009445

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