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Work or leisure an investigation of the journey to work as an integral part of the job. by A. W. Hardy

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Published by NELP in London .
Written in English


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Thesis - North East London Polytechnic, 1981.

ContributionsNorth East London Polytechnic.
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Open LibraryOL16447414M

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