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Culture and identity.

Patrick Mayhew

Culture and identity.

by Patrick Mayhew

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Published by Northern Ireland Information Service in Belfast .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Text of speech delivered by the Secretary of State, Sir Patrick Mayhew, MP, at the Centre for the Study of Conflict, University of Ulster at Coleraine, 16th December 1992.

ContributionsGreat Britain. Northern Ireland Office.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21681441M

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