2 edition of sociology of city life found in the catalog.
sociology of city life
|Statement||by Niles Carpenter ...|
|Series||Longmans" social science series|
|LC Classifications||HT151 C35 1932|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix p., 1 l., 502 p., 1 l.|
|Number of Pages||502|
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