Global Sourcebook for International Data Management

                                         by Graham Rhind

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Many web and personal resources have been used to create this resource. Printed resources used include:

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A Guide to Names and Naming Practices, March 2006, United Kingdom

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Deutsche Bundespost (1993), Das Postleitzahlenbuch, Numerisch geordnet.

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Farvacque-Vitkovic, Catherine; Godin, Lucien; Leroux, Hugues; Verdet, Florence and Chavez, Roberto (2005), Street Addressing and the Management of Cities, The World Bank, Washington DC, USA

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All information copyright Graham Rhind 2017. Any information used should be acknowledged and referenced.