Racial disadvantage

minutes of evidence, Thursday 24 July 1980 by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Home Affairs Committee. Race Relations and Immigration Sub-Committee.

Publisher: H.M.S.O. in London

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StatementCivil Service Department, Civil Service Unions, Industrial Civil Service Unions.
SeriesSession 1979-80 [H.C.] 610-viii
ContributionsGreat Britain. Civil Service Department.
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Open LibraryOL14910219M
ISBN 100100091490

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