The castles on the ground the anatomy of suburbia by Richards, J. M. Sir

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Published by J. Murray in [London] .

Written in English

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  • Suburban life.

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Statement[by] J. M. Richards.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT351 .R5 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5473421M
ISBN 100719529085
LC Control Number73176649

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