Privatisation and deregulation of department of transport agency work. by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Transport Committee.

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Chairman: Paul Channon.

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SeriesReport / Transport Committee. Session 1993-94 -- 2nd, (HC). (1993-94) -- 137-I, House of Commons papers -- 137-I.
ContributionsChannon, Paul, 1935-
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Paginationxviip. ;
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Open LibraryOL21077638M
ISBN 100102839948

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