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An introduction to problems of American culture

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Published by Ginn and Company in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States,
    • United States -- Civilization,
    • United States -- Social conditions,
    • United States -- Social life and customs,
    • United States -- Intellectual life,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmerican culture, An introduction to problems of.
      Statementby Harold Rugg ...
      Series[The Rugg social-science course. The reading books., vol. V]
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .R93
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 616 p.
      Number of Pages616
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6761965M
      LC Control Number31021509
      OCLC/WorldCa1628213


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