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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English


  • Cooperation -- Belgium,
  • Cooperative societies -- Belgium

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Bibliography: p. 125.

Statementpresented by the Belgian Co-operative Union to the delegates XIth congress of the International Co-operative Alliance at Ghent.
ContributionsInternational Co-operative Alliance
LC ClassificationsHD3507 O55
The Physical Object
Pagination125 p. :
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18783426M

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