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Housing for Britain focus on the future : a summary of a conference held at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors on may 12 1987 : a contribution to the International Year of Shelter for the Homeless. by

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Published by Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in London .
Written in English

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ContributionsRoyal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
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