The Other Britain
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The Other Britain A New Society Collection by Paul Barker

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Published by Routledge Kegan & Paul .
Written in English


  • Social Situations And Conditions,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Great Britain,
  • 1945-,
  • Social conditions

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7780191M
ISBN 10071009308X
ISBN 109780710093080

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