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Britain by Mass-observatoin

Charles Madge

Britain by Mass-observatoin

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public opinion -- Great Britain.,
  • Social surveys.,
  • Europe -- Politics and government -- 1938-

  • Edition Notes

    1

    Statementthe book arranged and written by Charles Madge and Tom Harrisson.
    ContributionsHarrisson, Thomas Harnett, 1911-, Mass-observation.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA"566.4"M3"1939
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20418173M


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