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Published by Incomes Data Services in London .
Written in English


  • Employment.,
  • Trade-unions.

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SeriesIDS employmentlaw handbook -- 49
ContributionsIncomes Data Services.
The Physical Object
Pagination202p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16755451M

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