Social reformers.

by Norman Wymer

Publisher: Oxford University Press in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 255 Downloads: 287
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  • Social reformers -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions
  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLives of great men and women -- Series 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN385 .W94 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14673557M

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