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Studies of family living in the United States and other countries an analysis of material and method by Faith M. Williams

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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Other titlesFamily living in the United States and other countries.
Statementby Faith M. Williams and Carle C. Zimmerman.
SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 223, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 223.
ContributionsZimmerman, Carle Clark, 1897-, Institute of Pacific Relations., Social Science Research Council (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsS21 .A46 no. 223
The Physical Object
Pagination617 p. ;
Number of Pages617
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22990740M
LC Control Number36000024

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