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What future for British coal? optimism or realism on the prospects to the year 2000 by Robinson, Colin

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Published by Institute of Economic Affairs in London .
Written in English


  • Coal trade -- Great Britain.,
  • Energy policy -- Great Britain.,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Great Britain.

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Bibliography: p. 104.

StatementColin Robinson and Eileen Marshall.
SeriesHobart paper -- 89., Hobart paper -- 89.
ContributionsMarshall, Eileen.
The Physical Object
Pagination104 p. :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18680558M
ISBN 100255361432

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