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Towns in societies

Towns in societies

essays in economic history and historical sociology

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban economics.,
  • Cities and towns.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Philip Abrams, E. A. Wrigley.
    SeriesPast and present publications
    ContributionsAbrams, Philip., Wrigley, E. A. 1931-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT321 .T69
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 344 p. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4566567M
    ISBN 100521218268
    LC Control Number77082481

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