Nuclear power in the east of England

edited proceedings of a seminar sponsored by Norfolk County Council at the University of East Anglia, Norwich on the 2nd July, 1979
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Norfolk County Council , Norwich
Statement[prepared by the Norfolk County Planning Department under the direction of] J.M. Shaw.
ContributionsShaw, J. Martin., Norfolk (England). County Planning Department.
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