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five giants

Nicholas Timmins

five giants

a biography of the welfare state

by Nicholas Timmins

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Published by Fontana in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public welfare -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Welfare state,
  • Great Britain -- Social policy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNicholas Timmins.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,606p.,[12]p. of plates :
    Number of Pages606
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22067031M
    ISBN 100006863183

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