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

Subjects:

  • Land tenure.,
  • Democracy.,
  • Sociology, Rural.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statement[by] A. Whitney Griswold.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 227 p.
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22079766M

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