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Freedom.., concern..., democracy

Transport and General Workers" Union (Great Britain)

Freedom.., concern..., democracy

speeches by Jack Jones and Harry Urwin of the Transport & General Workers" Union at the 1970 Labour Party Conference.

by Transport and General Workers" Union (Great Britain)

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Published by Transport and General Workers Union in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesTGWU pamphlet
ContributionsJones, Jack, 1913-, Urwin, Harry.
The Physical Object
Pagination18p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19550511M

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