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sociology of urban life

T. Lynn Smith

sociology of urban life

a text-book with readings

by T. Lynn Smith

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Published by Dryden Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(by) T. Lynn Smith (and) C.A. McMahan.
ContributionsMcMahan, Chalmers Alexander.
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Open LibraryOL20654827M

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