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Taking part in local government

Hampton, William.

Taking part in local government

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Written in English

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In: Local authority administration: the official journalof the New Zealand Institute of Local Authority Administration, Vol.4, No.2, September 1978, p.45-54.

Statementby William Hampton.
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Open LibraryOL13944316M

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