Library provision for ethnic minority communities
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Library provision for ethnic minority communities a Coventry-based case study. by Kulwant Singh Manku

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Published by University of Central England in Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.A.) - University of Central England in Birmingham, 2003.

ContributionsUniversity of Central England in Birmingham.
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Pagination81p. ;
Number of Pages81
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