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Published by Cupples, Hurd & Co. in Boston .
Written in English

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Other titlesJournal of social science (American Social Science Association)
StatementBy W.T. Harris
ContributionsAmerican Social Science Association
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL24657573M

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