The Northern Ireland general elections of 1973
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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


  • Northern Ireland. -- Assembly -- Elections, 1973.,
  • Local government -- Northern Ireland.,
  • Elections -- Northern Ireland.

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Edition Notes

Statementby R.J. Lawrence, S. Elliott, M.J. Laver.
SeriesCmnd -- 5851
ContributionsElliott, Sydney., Laver, M. J.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,110p. ;
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22392435M
ISBN 100101585101

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