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British shipbuilding

North East Trade Union Studies Information Unit.

British shipbuilding

a trade union initiative

by North East Trade Union Studies Information Unit.

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Published by Trade Union Studies Information Unit in Newcastle .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcommissioned by the Tyne Shipbuildingand General Branch of A.P.E.X.
ContributionsAssociation of Professional, Executive, Clerical and Computer Staff. Tyne Shipbuilding and General Branch.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21472151M


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