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Social work and housing

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing -- Great Britain,
  • Housing -- Social aspects -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGill Stewart and John Stewart.
    SeriesPractical social work
    ContributionsStewart, John
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7333.A3 S74 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 188 p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21442232M
    ISBN 100333446674, 0333446666


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