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Upkeep of historic buildings on the Civil Estate

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Committee of Public Accounts.

Upkeep of historic buildings on the Civil Estate

by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Committee of Public Accounts.

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Chairman: Robert Sheldon.

StatementCommittee of Public Accounts.
Series(HC). (1991-92) -- 141, Report / Committee of Public Accounts. session 1991-92 -- 14th, House of Commons papers -- 141.
ContributionsSheldon, Robert.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 15p. ;
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21071637M
ISBN 100102141924
OCLC/WorldCa655560281

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