Retail co-operatives in the lower Hunter Valley

by D. Patricia Hampton

Publisher: Newcastle Region Public Library, Council of the City of Newcastle in Newcastle, N.S.W., Australia

Written in English
Published: Pages: 78 Downloads: 866
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  • Australia,
  • Hunter River Valley (N.S.W.)

Subjects:

  • Consumer cooperatives -- Australia -- Hunter River Valley (N.S.W.) -- History.

Edition Notes

Statementby D. Patricia Hampton.
SeriesNewcastle history monographs ;, no. 12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDU180.N56 N4 no. 12, HD3410.A6N44 N4 no. 12
The Physical Object
Pagination78 p. :
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2325941M
ISBN 10094957905X
LC Control Number86211083
OCLC/WorldCa18497963

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