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Failing the nation

George Polanyi

Failing the nation

the record of the nationalised industries

by George Polanyi

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Published by Fraser Ausbacher in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorge and Priscilla Polanyi.
ContributionsPolanyi, Priscilla.
The Physical Object
Pagination44p.
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19980151M

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