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Bricks and mortals

Alastair Ross Goobey

Bricks and mortals

the dream of the 80s and the nightmare of the 90s, the inside story of the property world

by Alastair Ross Goobey

  • 218 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Century Business in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Real estate development -- England -- London,
  • Real estate development -- England -- London -- Finance,
  • Real estate developers -- United Kingdom

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBricks & mortals
    StatementAlastair Ross Goobey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD610.L6 G6 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20851243M
    ISBN 100091747686

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