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Published by Garland Pub. in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Massachusetts

Subjects:

  • Education -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Educational change -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Factories -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Manufacturing industries -- Massachusetts -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Massachusetts -- Economic conditions.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAlexander James Field.
SeriesDissertations in nineteenth-century American political and social history
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLA304 .F54 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination8, x, 346 p. ;
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2213434M
ISBN 10082404066X
LC Control Number89036320
OCLC/WorldCa20013449

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