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7 edition of Local Political Leadership found in the catalog.

Local Political Leadership

by Steve Leach

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Policy Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Political Process - Leadership,
  • Central government,
  • Local government policies,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8629796M
    ISBN 101861341547
    ISBN 109781861341549

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