The Settlement of refugees in Britain
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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Refugees -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Jenny Carey-Wood ... [et al.].
SeriesHome Office research study ;, no. 141, Home Office research studies ;, 141.
ContributionsCarey-Wood, Jenny., Great Britain. Home Office. Research and Planning Unit.
LC ClassificationsHV640.4.G7 S47 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 133 p. ;
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL889519M
ISBN 100113411456
LC Control Number95179183

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