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Published by Institute for Research in History .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Genealogy, heraldry, names and honours,
  • Urban communities,
  • Sociology,
  • Urban History,
  • Research,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Historiography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsPatricia Rosof (Editor), William Zeisel (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8340041M
ISBN 100917724267
ISBN 109780917724268

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