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Why things go wrong, or, The Peter principle revisited

Laurence J. Peter

Why things go wrong, or, The Peter principle revisited

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Promotions -- Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.

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    StatementLaurence J. Peter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.P7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(208)p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17237540M
    ISBN 100048271446
    OCLC/WorldCa12513623


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