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2 edition of Housing services for disabled people. found in the catalog.

Housing services for disabled people.

Great Britain. Housing Development Directorate.

Housing services for disabled people.

by Great Britain. Housing Development Directorate.

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Published by The Directorate in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHDD occasional paper -- 3/78
The Physical Object
Pagination42p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14145379M

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