Resources and facilities for countryside recreation in the West Midlands
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Resources and facilities for countryside recreation in the West Midlands by Michael Dunn

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Published by University of Birmingham Centre for Urban and Regional Studies in Birmingham .
Written in English

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Statementby Michael C. Dunn and Judy White.
SeriesWorking papers -- 27.
ContributionsWhite, Judy, 1946-, University of Birmingham. Centre for Urban and Regional Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17234016M

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