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In hard times

Herman Ausubel

In hard times

reformers among the late Victorians.

by Herman Ausubel

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Reformers,
    • Great Britain -- Social policy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN385 .A84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination403 p.
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5800995M
      LC Control Number60014400
      OCLC/WorldCa256545


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