Valuations for accounting purposes
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Valuations for accounting purposes a guide for public services

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Published by Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy in London .
Written in English

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StatementChartered Institute of Public Finanace and Accountancy.
ContributionsChartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages38
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Open LibraryOL17313947M
ISBN 100852997973

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