Rural sociology in its economic, historical and psychological aspects.
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Rural sociology in its economic, historical and psychological aspects. by Taylor, Carl C.

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York and London .
Written in English


  • Sociology, Rural,
  • Social problems,
  • Farm life

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Edition Notes

SeriesHarper"s social science series
LC ClassificationsHT421 .T3 1933
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 708 p.
Number of Pages708
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6294494M
LC Control Number33024903

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