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changing American parent a study in the Detroit area by Daniel R. Miller

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Published by Wiley & Sons, Chapman & Hall in New York, London .
Written in English


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StatementDaniel R. Miller, Guy E. Swanson.
ContributionsSwanson, Guy E.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 302p.
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13672669M

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