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City, Class and Culture

Alan J. Kidd

City, Class and Culture

Studies of Social Policy and Cultural Production in Victorian Manchester

by Alan J. Kidd

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Published by Manchester Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • History Of Individual Cities,
  • History: American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsK. W. Roberts (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9874156M
    ISBN 100719019850
    ISBN 109780719019852

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