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Nineteenth-century cities

essays in the new urban history.

by Yale Conference on the Nineteenth-Century Industrial City New Haven 1968.

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- History -- Congresses.,
  • Social history -- 19th century -- Congresses.

  • About the Edition

    Scan only has first 191 pages of the book.

    Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by Stephan Thernstrom and Richard Sennett.
    SeriesYale studies of the city,
    ContributionsThernstrom, Stephan, ed., Sennett, Richard, 1943- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT119 .Y3 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 430 p.
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5440390M
    ISBN 100300011512
    LC Control Number73089905

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