Social change in France by Michalina Vaughan

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Published by Martin Robertson in Oxford .

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  • Social change,
  • France -- Social conditions -- 1945-1995

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StatementMichalina Vaughan, Martin Kolinsky, Peta Sheriff
ContributionsKolinsky, Martin, Sheriff, Peta
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Paginationvii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
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Open LibraryOL14461185M

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