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Communications in the Building Industry (International Behavioural and Social Sciences, Classics from the Tavistock Press)

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

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Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL7489081M
ISBN 100415264405
ISBN 109780415264402

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