About Britain; photographs by Michael Peto.
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Published by Hodder & Stoughton in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 1945-,
  • Great Britain -- Description and travel -- 1946-1970.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsPeto, Michael.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA566.4
The Physical Object
Pagination(7), 227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19582974M

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