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Oxford Collegiate landownership, commoditisation, and the state

Spencer, David.

Oxford Collegiate landownership, commoditisation, and the state

a case of "real regulation"

by Spencer, David.

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Published by Department of Geography, University of Reading in Reading .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography, p. 25-27.

StatementDavid Spencer.
SeriesGeographical papers / University of Reading, Department of Geography -- no.124, Geographical papers -- no.124.
ContributionsUniversity of Reading. Department of Geography.
The Physical Object
Pagination27p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18064556M

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