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SeriesUniversity of South Carolina publications. Ser. 1. The social sciences,, vol. 1
LC ClassificationsH31 .S75 vol. 1
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Paginationvii, 239 p.
Number of Pages239
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Open LibraryOL6492255M
LC Control Number45036944

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